51 Loading... Follow Share Share with the world Promote Cylinder-shaped wind turbines by green fingers Jan 8, 2021 4 Comments 3 Links #eco, #energy, #environment, #power, #wind, Not sure why they couldn’t be used in or near cities. They look better and seem to be less dangerous. Help this idea by adding useful links or joining the discussion Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Add a Link to your Comment Product YesNo product pages where people can buy online Cause YesNo good causes, charities, educational projects Investment YesNo crowdfunding projects or investment pages Requires approval Name * Email * 4 Comments Iain Matitzov on January 8, 2021 at 7:55 am Idea: Cylinder-shaped wind turbinesLink: https://www.smart-light.co.uk/... This could actually work, kind of like the opposite to the vertical fans you get for the office. 45W Tower Fan White 3 Speed/ 3 Oscillation Function - 31 inches - Cylinder Shape V-tac presenting 45W Tower Fan White. The 31-inch tower fan delivers the optimal combination of design and quality. It is designed to fit in discretely, whether it be in your home living room or by your desk at the office. Made of high-quality ABS this portable, our 3-speed Oscillating Tower Fan wei... Read more CC on January 8, 2021 at 12:57 pm Agreed, and you could rack loads of them up on top of skyscrapers so they don’t overhang over the street. Clever Dick on January 8, 2021 at 2:53 am Idea: Cylinder-shaped wind turbinesLink: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/... How about something like this, seen on Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vertical_axis_wind_turbine#/media/File:Light_pole_wind_turbine.gif Vertical axis wind turbine - Wikipedia Martin on January 8, 2021 at 1:51 am Idea: Cylinder-shaped wind turbinesLink: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/sc... These are on their way I am sure of it. Although not cylindrical as such, the Japanese have invented vertical ones that would fit in cities. Engineers design wind turbines capable of withstanding typhoons Engineers in Japan have developed a new kind of wind turbine meant to withstand typhoon winds and rain without breaking down, with the capacity to withstand wind gusts up to 156mph.