Assessing the value of kite traction

AuthorsReint Dallinga
Conference/JournalMARIN Report 97
DateAug 12, 2009
Reading time3 minutes

Rising interest in wind propulsion has been boosted by the apparent advent of kite traction. The development raises many questions, from the practical problems of launch and recovery in adverse weather, to how best to quantify the economics. MARIN expects increasing interest in kite traction and therefore, decided to carry out pilot simulations. therefore, decided to carry out pilot simulations.

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cfd developmentcfd/simulation/desk studiestime-domain simulationssimulation