Gallery: World’s Largest Sun-Responsive Façade Shades Abu Dhabi’s Impre...

 
The riddle Aedas faced was how to keep the building cool without using massive amounts of air conditioning. Such a sustainable approach to architecture is important to Abu Dhabi, as the city has pledged to develop an economy that can thrive once its oil reserves are exhausted.

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  1. roger schaerer September 15, 2012 at 1:30 am

    The Al Bahr tower is indeed stunning and will be highly efficient for energy saving. My only concern would be the relaiability and workability of those sunshades, consider where they come from. Time will tell…………

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