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TEDxAms2010 - 21. Bas Lansdorp - Airborne wind energy – reaching for the sky by Mind Map: TEDxAms2010 
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21. Bas Lansdorp - 
Airborne wind energy – 
reaching for the sky
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TEDxAms2010 - 21. Bas Lansdorp - Airborne wind energy – reaching for the sky

what is it

any system that generates energy not connected to earth

produce at lower cost

Bas Lansdorp

Ampyx Power

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history

1200

boats, kite

1706

1900

wright brothers

generating electricity by wind

fly a gliderplane

several parerns such as an '8'

PowerPlane

get tention in cable

connect to dynamo

generate 10 KW electricity

started at TU Delft

why

1. higher up, more air, 3x more energy

2. our system is smaller than conventional wind turbine

3. cheaper, much less material needed, saves material, solve energy problems, renewable energy at price of conventional energy