‘Taiwan Tower' has a Built-In Wind Turbine at Its Tip

By: Michael Hines - Published: Nov 13, 2010 • References: ood-a
The ‘Taiwan Tower’ is the winner of a design competition held in the city of Taichung, Taiwan, which aimed to find a tower design to symbolize Taiwan’s spirit. This 350-meter skyscraper features a wind turbine located in the tower’s tip.

Designed by Portugal-based OODA Architecture, in collaboration with Spanish and American studio OOIIO, the Taiwan Tower features a unique star shape. Check out the Taiwan Tower in the gallery and click below to see more cool skyscrapers from the Trend Hunter archives. Stats for Star-Shaped Skyscrapers Trending: Older & Average
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