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Power Generating Kites

Industrial-Strength Kites Could Pull Floating Power Plants

Wired | Alexis Madrigal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Take a huge oceanic catamaran, stick a hydroelectric turbine underneath it, and hitch it to a 6.5 million-square-foot parafoil flying nearly a mile in...

Kites Could Harness Wind To Power The World

GDS Publishing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Some experts estimate that the total energy contained in wind is 100 times the amount needed by everyone on the planet. However, most of this energy i...