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    I don't where the project will be but it has gov't approval (they say).

    Thought to be the tallest building in the Caribbean.

    http://inhabitat.com/futuristic-powe...hermal-energy/

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    beautiful, gorgeous design. i love it.

    i wonder what the location would be and if it will go through. hard rock hotel construction in SD centre was met with very strong opposition because of issues such huge building generates in terms of traffic, infrastructure and sewage/garbage disposal.

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    Right.... big plan, tallest bldg in Caribbean.

    The design of the wind turbines, etc was a Sto Dom firm

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    RA+D considered building height and location to position the “four giant vertical wind turbines” for greater efficiency. According to the firm’s design statement, “The height of the towers helps to funnel and accelerate the wind velocity between them combined with the geographic characteristics of the location;
    It is odd that the location of the site is not being revealed, but it is obvious that it has been chosen.

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    They are probably going to build it illegally in Cabarete.



    Just kidding. Almost certainly it will be in Santo Domingo.

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