Computer-controlled sun screens help keep Abu Dhabi towers cool
It’s no longer uncommon to see solar and other sustainable energies used to power building heating and cooling systems, but two new 25-story towers in Abu Dhabi take a truly innovative new approach to keeping temperatures down. Designed by global architectural firm Aedas, Al Bahar Towers feature computer-controlled sun screens on the buildings’ exterior that open and close as required to keep out the glaring heat of the sun.
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