Comments on Rotating Skyscraper Dynamic Architecture Has Wind Turbine Power
New kind of skyscraper provides its own energy, and maybe enough for other buildings as well. (Read
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|"Fun idea, and a beautiful video. But can you imagine the noise.."
(BobD 5/21/2007 1:06:19 PM)
|"I've eaten in rotating restaurants and they seemed pretty quiet. However, living on such a structure is another thing; it seems like you would be constantly aware of it."
(Bill Christensen 5/24/2007 12:05:48 PM)
|"It is my belief that suite vollard owns the patent for this technology and David Fisher is infringing on this patent. Be careful if you get involved with Dynamic on any projects."
(Rob 9/17/2007 7:52:33 PM)
|"Amazing, when completed it is a real MASTERPIECE of Architecture. I am also interested how
the plumbing works? Any ideas? more at dynamic-architecture.blogspot.com"
(VP 5/8/2008 12:52:40 PM)
|"Wind Turbines are loud. To have one buzzing around your ceiling sounds like a terrible idea. The turbine on top of the building is a really neat concept, it looks like a piece of art, but it is a turbine."
( 2/22/2011 9:20:28 AM)
|"That problem would have to be solved; I was also thinking that there would be a real problem with vibration as well."
(Bill Christensen 2/22/2011 11:30:50 AM)
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