Kitegen wind power

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-Kitegen is an Italian company that is working on using giant kite systems to produce energy from the wind. These systems can work where conventional ground based wind turbines are not as efficient - as the kites can be flown much higher in the air to get prevailing winds.+[[Image:Kitegen stem.jpg|right|thumb|300px|Kitegen stem (photo: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.)]]
 +[[Image:Kitegen Carousel.jpg|right|thumb|300px|Kitegen carousel - (photo: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.)]]
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 +'''Kitegen''' is an Italian company that is working on using giant kite systems to produce energy from the wind. These systems can work where conventional ground based wind turbines are not as efficient - as the kites can be flown much higher in the air to get prevailing winds.
The sport of kitesurfing highlights the massive power that wind can provide. The sport of kitesurfing highlights the massive power that wind can provide.
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 +==Video==
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 +Video: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.
==External links== ==External links==
* [http://www.metaefficient.com/renewable-power/kite-gen-future-wind-power.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=kite-gen-future-wind-power Kite Gen – The Future Of Wind Power?], Metaefficent.org * [http://www.metaefficient.com/renewable-power/kite-gen-future-wind-power.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=kite-gen-future-wind-power Kite Gen – The Future Of Wind Power?], Metaefficent.org
* [http://www.kitegen.com/en/ Kitegen] * [http://www.kitegen.com/en/ Kitegen]
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[[Category:Wind power]] [[Category:Wind power]]
[[Category:Italy]] [[Category:Italy]]

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Kitegen stem (photo: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.)
Kitegen stem (photo: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.)
Kitegen carousel - (photo: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.)
Kitegen carousel - (photo: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.)

Kitegen is an Italian company that is working on using giant kite systems to produce energy from the wind. These systems can work where conventional ground based wind turbines are not as efficient - as the kites can be flown much higher in the air to get prevailing winds.

The sport of kitesurfing highlights the massive power that wind can provide.

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Video: Kite Gen Research S.r.l.

[edit] External links


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