The sky's the limit: Power station driven by KITES will be set up in Scotland to cut the cost of energy

While wind has been used as an energy source for years, most turbines require huge machinery and high costs.
But one firm is finding a new way to use wind as an energy source, which they claim could halve the cost of offshore wind energy. 
The renewable energy firm plans to create one of the world's first kite power stations in Scotland. 
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HOW DOES IT WORK?  The station produces power via a pair of kites attached to two spool drums connected to electricity turbines.
As one kite rises up to a height of 2,461 feet (750 metres), it pulls a tether and then flies in a... read more

7 October 2016 in Science &Technology, Views: 42
Source: Daily Mail

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