£25m sea ‘kite’ energy project launched in Wales

A £25 million tidal energy project which works by moving “kites” underwater is being launched in Wales. The so-called “Deep Green” technology will be installed in Holyhead Deep and will have a capacity of 0.5MW. More kites will be added to reach a total capacity of 10MW by 2019 – the equivalent of supplying electricity […]

NASA develops ‘flying’ turbines

Scientists at NASA have sent a man to the moon – now they want to put turbines in the sky too. The US Government researchers are developing a new prototype of sky-high wind turbines, according to reports. The new wind system is expected to be more efficient than land-based turbines. The airborne wind-power systems will […]