Architect Installs a Wind Turbine on the Roof

Kathleen O’Donnel, an architect of Chicago, USA, revealed her experiences using a wind turbine to power her family home conversion. She went for something new and unexpected – forget about the usual blades, this one – an 8-foot tall helical-blade generator. It is allegedly much more efficient when it comes to catching light breezes. And, I tell you, in a city environment it is very important.

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Waterworld New York

Following the panic-mongering of scientists alleging that many major cities of the world would be under water soon, the architects are playing with ideas of future cities. Water-channels would replace the streets and gardens and parks would move to the roofs. The project is called Aqualta.

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