Gallery: Energy Generating Desert Towers Harvest the Sun and Wind


Dubai is a hub for bold architecture. It makes sense, then, that Karim Mahmoud Elnabawy Balbaa’s entry in the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition is striking — and slightly off-putting. Balbaa’s prickly-looking “Layers of Dubai” towers shoot up to 140 meters high and generate both wind and solar power.

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  1. karimelnabawy October 9, 2010 at 12:49 pm

    thx for sharing :)

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