Airborne wind energy takes flight in Mayo, Ireland

New test hub for Airborne Wind Energy (AWE) launched in Ireland, boosting development for a new class of renewables. The MegaAWE project partners are pleased to announce the inauguration of the new industry test hub for Airborne Wind Energy (AWE) in Bangor Erris, County Mayo. Test flights commenced in September 2023. MegaAWE, maturing utility-scale airborne […]

Highlights from the 2021 Airborne Wind Energy Conference

Wind turbines are not the only technology available to harness wind power. Airborne Wind Energy (AWE), an emerging renewable energy concept, offers a light low-tech and easy-to-operate electricity generation, particularly suited to remote places on land and offshore. With support from the Interreg North-West Europe Regional Development Fund, BlueWise Marine is working together with Mayo […]