The Whirlers concept would surely appeal to the public's increasing interest in dynamic visual stimuli. What's especially admirable about this project is, however, the way that the spectacular setup operates.
Like trees lining the edges of a park path, rows of vertical axis Darrieus wind turbines accentuate the landscaped trajectories. They provide a touch of shade from the sun and offer a sensational display of vivid colors. Eduardo Benamor Duarte and Caterina Tiazzoldi dreamed up an application for renewable energy generation that is purely aesthetic.
The Whirlers are their own self-sufficient sources of power, making them a desirable zestful feature of an outdoor public space. Furthermore, the potential is there for the spinning structures to produce enough electricity to share around.
Stats for Spectral Sculptural Windmills
Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 26,492 clicks in 176 w
Interest: 2.2 minutes
Related: 103 examples / 79 photos
Segment: Neutral, 4-55
Comparison Set: 38 similar articles, including: ribbed architectural generators, sweeping strawlike structures, and power-generating towers.
Spectral Sculptural Windmills
More Stats +/-
Sweeping Strawlike Structures
Ribbed Architectural Generators
Motorway Median Windmills