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Courtesy of John Dabiri, Caltech Center for Bioinspired Engineering

California Institute of Technology, Division of Engineering and Applied Science

Vertical-axis wind technology in rural Alaska

In support of the development of a potential breakthrough solution to the issue of high energy costs as both a barrier to sustainable economic development and a driver of ecosystem degradation in rural Alaska. The project will provide proof of concept of a scalable vertical-axis wind turbine farm in the village of Igiugig, which will eventually supply the majority of local electricity demand.

Title: Vertical-axis wind technology in rural Alaska
Date Awarded: Jun 2013
Amount: $679,997
Term: 24 months
Grant ID: GBMF3935
Funding Area: Environmental Conservation, Special Projects in Environmental Conservation
 

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