Gallery: Abandoned Oil Rigs Reborn as Bustling Aquatic Villages

The former oil producing industrial structure is now laden with renewable energy technologies—a shell of solar electric panels on the roof, tidal energy generators, and a huge wind turbine at top make for a robust level of energy harvesting day and night.

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  1. caeman April 4, 2011 at 9:21 am

    I believe international maritime law requires oil rigs to be removed when they are no longer in use.

  2. Carlos Aguiar April 4, 2011 at 3:57 am

    Fantastic Idea!!! e to use this obsolate buildings better!In future we’ll hav

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