In Moscow, on the territory of the park, “Fairy Tale”, put Russia’s first Ferris wheel, running on solar energy.
The construction of 35 meters high will be dedicated to the heroes of Russian fairy tales: 18 booths draw Firebird, Brownie, Goblin, Baba-Yaga and other famous characters. Wheel will be hidden under the ivy, and the whole structure will stand on the concrete slabs. In this decision the authorities went to the park specifically to not dig a pit and not harm Moskvoretsky reserve.
The first guests will be able to ride on the wheel in August, but first it will work on a normal electricity. Translation wheel on solar energy will take place only next year. Head of Department of Natural Resources and Environment Anton Kulbachevsky said that solar Ferris wheel was designed taking into account all safety standards and in accordance with green standards.