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From Nuclear Plant to Amusement Park

Here’s an interesting adaptive design project.

From Inhabitat’s Helen Morgan:
Last month Germany announced plans to completely phase out the use of nuclear power by 2022 in favor of renewable energy sources – however what is to become of the nation’s nuclear plants after they have been shut down? Enter East Germany’s Wunderland Kalkar – an incredible adaptive reuse project that transformed a never-used nuclear reactor into an amusement park! The remarkable renovation took a power station in Kalkar and turned it into a park that attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors every year.

Via Inhabitat.

This entry was published on June 14, 2011 at 12:07 PM and is filed under Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

One thought on “From Nuclear Plant to Amusement Park

  1. Steve Ramirez on said:

    Hmmm? Everyone looks like they are having a blast. I know this is a terrible pun. What does strike me is that the silos still seem menacing to me.

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