EnerKíte - Latest Achievements Towards Next Generation Renewables

Alexander Bormann, Claus Vollmer, Stefan Skutnik, Christian Gebhardt, Ashwin Candade

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The EnerKíte team has been successful in automation of kite systems for more than a decade. Our first autonomous kite flights with figure of eight patterns took place in May 2008. Since then the technology of the ground-station, the wing and tether and the landing and launching systemhas been systematically developed, implemented and improved ś driven by cost, performance and safety targets derived and approved by customers.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 2019
Event8th international Airborne Wind Energy Conference (AWEC 2019) - University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Duration: 15 Oct 201916 Oct 2019
Conference number: 8


Conference8th international Airborne Wind Energy Conference (AWEC 2019)
Abbreviated titleAWEC 2019
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
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