The Front Cover
Airborne wind energy, alongside established wind technology, should be considered as one of the key solutions to the world’s energy decarbonisation challenge. The association Airborne Wind Europe was founded in 2018 by AWE technology developers and universities active in this field. On page 6 you can read more about harnessing energy from the wind at high altitudes. The cover picture shows the airborne wind turbine developed by EnerKíte..
Publisher's NoteAnd the winner comes from?
Airborne Wind Energy, the Game Changer
By Kristian Petrick, Secretary General, Airborne Wind Europe, Belgium
By Martin Huus Bjerge, CEO, Rope Robotics, Denmark
By Brian Hirth and John Schroeder, SmartWind Technologies, Lubbock, Texas, USA
By Remco Verzijlbergh, Co-founder, Whiffle, the Netherlands
Windtech FutureGear or No Gear, Not a Battle
By Ahmad Hemami, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
View from Inside
By Jesper Sloth, Chief Marketing Officer, Polytech, Denmark