Using Existing Infrastructure For Clean Energy

power-lines[Image via S. J. Alexander]

Great designs thrive within constraints, and this is why I’m so in love with a French design team’s idea to place wind turbines within existing electrical towers.  Because with this design idea, they’ve overcome some of the biggest hurdels that wind power faces: how do you make room for large wind farms like the controversial Natucket project? Who says thinking in the box is bad?