Architecture Around the World

Greater Paris, La Defense, EDF's headquarters - France

Électricité de France S.A. (EDF; Electricity of France) is a French electric utility company, largely owned by the French government.Completed in May 2001, EDF Tower is a 41-story, 58,008-square-meter (624,414 sq. ft.) office tower in the La Défense business district west of Paris. The architectural firm of Pei, Cobb, Freed & Partners designed the elliptical tower with a façade clad in alternating bands of stainless steel and lightly reflective glass panels. A special design feature is a conical shape carved into the building's base up to level 26.

The Most Famous Tower in Australia

The Bell Tower located on Riverside Drive overlooking the picturesque Swan River is one of Perth's most unique and must see tourist attractions. Filled with fascinating historic content and boasting a unique and distinctive design - resulting from a major architectural competition - it has become an icon for Perth and Western Australia.

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