High Altitude Kites

Renewable energy type: wind

Description

A kite that observes wind and creates energy. The kite is connected by two cables that are hooked to a control unit.

How is this renewable?

You can use wind more than once. It starts up again naturally. You never run out of wind.

PROS:

1. It generates a lot of electricity

2. It is clean

3. It can be used anywhere


CONS:

1. The wind is inconsistent, unsteady, and unpredictable

2. Wildlife impact

3. Bad noise from turbines

FUN FACT

We can power the WHOLE world with these kites in a matter of 10 years!

AND DID YOU KNOW?!

The highest the kite has ever went was 31,955 feet