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Are These Giant Flying Turbines the Energy Answer?

July 13, 2012

July 13 (Bloomberg) - U.S.-based Altaeros Energies has developed an airborne wind turbine, hovering more than 1,000 feet off the ground, avoiding the usual complaints about a spoiled landscape from regular turbines. The project may be hampered by concerns of U.S. regulators about the tethered turbines interfering with flight patterns. Video courtesy Altaeros Energies. (Source: Bloomberg) July 13 (Bloomberg) - U.S.-based Altaeros Energies has developed an airborne wind turbine, hovering more than 1,000 feet off the ground, avoiding the usual complaints about a spoiled landscape from regular turbines. The project may be hampered by concerns of U.S. regulators about the tethered turbines interfering with flight patterns. Video courtesy Altaeros Energies. (Source: Bloomberg)

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