Salient White Elephant

April 24, 2009

Airborne Savonius

Filed under: Airborne Wind Turbine, Savonius Wind Turbine — Salient White Elephant @ 8:37 am

Three giant helium filled balloons are shaped like the “blades” of a Savonius turbine. The balloons float up in the sky, and transmit power to the ground through a rotating drive shaft or a rotating cable.

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