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Old November 14th, 2007, 12:19 AM   #1341
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What are the smoke stacks for ? will this co-exist with industry, or displace it.
These are CHP (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cogeneration). There are many of them in Moscow and they produce almost all hot water and heating in houses and offices. Most of them use natural gas as fuel.
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Old November 14th, 2007, 10:28 AM   #1342
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Why 506 meters???

Tapei101 is 509 m tall, so it is too hard for Russians to paste few ice creams stick and surpass it?
yeah sure, they will increase a height, bc u just said so. Then somebody will come up with 515 meters and u gonna bitch why russian's just cant increase the height of building again.


As for tower, looks just amazing, cant wait for 2nd to top out.

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Old November 14th, 2007, 05:33 PM   #1343
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think it doesn't matter if the spire is 506m or 515 , with both it will not be the WTB
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Old November 14th, 2007, 05:44 PM   #1344
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this is such an awesome pic! Two worlds colliding, and the result is spectacular.
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Old November 15th, 2007, 02:42 AM   #1345
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The tower looks amazing.
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Old November 15th, 2007, 05:31 AM   #1346
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These are CHP (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cogeneration). There are many of them in Moscow and they produce almost all hot water and heating in houses and offices. Most of them use natural gas as fuel.
Thx - this was(is) used at the Hospital/University I worked at, and at the Naval base, not sure why we don't have it on a municipal scale.
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Old November 20th, 2007, 01:35 PM   #1347
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The pic was taken from Naberezhnaya Tower

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Old November 20th, 2007, 04:00 PM   #1348
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Old November 20th, 2007, 06:47 PM   #1349
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The tower looks really small in that pic
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Old November 20th, 2007, 11:50 PM   #1350
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The tower looks really small in that pic
compare it with buildings further away
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Old November 20th, 2007, 11:54 PM   #1351
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yes, i know....but when you only look at the tower it definitely doesn't look like 240m...more like 150m
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Old November 22nd, 2007, 09:36 PM   #1352
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the tower looks great
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Old November 23rd, 2007, 07:15 PM   #1353
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OMG am I nut or what. I got a weird idea to use roller skates and a hang glider to launch off the roof. The roof looks so smooth.
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Old November 24th, 2007, 12:57 AM   #1354
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Old November 24th, 2007, 01:37 AM   #1355
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a eta fotka segodn moskvi??
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Old November 24th, 2007, 01:46 AM   #1356
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strange question
This pic was made one week ago.
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Old November 24th, 2007, 07:11 PM   #1357
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in that last pic theres a tall mast on the right does any one know the name and height please.
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Old November 24th, 2007, 07:23 PM   #1358
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Old November 24th, 2007, 08:03 PM   #1359
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in that last pic theres a tall mast on the right does any one know the name and height please.
it's not that tall
It only looks tall because it is much closer
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Old November 25th, 2007, 01:00 AM   #1360
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... height please.
156m tall
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