Taiwan skyscraper to be energized by facade-embedded wind turbines

05/20/2013 | EarthTechling.com

The design for a 1,150-foot skyscraper in Taiwan shows a twisted building with a facade featuring small wind turbines and embedded LED lights. The thousands of turbines will generate enough energy to power the entire building, including the LED lights on the outside. The wind turbines can shift with the wind to provide "subtle changes on the building's dynamic envelope."

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