Alphabet shuts down its renewable energy-generating Makani kites project

Alphabet shuts down its renewable energy-generating Makani kites project

Alphabet announced that it is ceasing its efforts to build and monetize the Makani wind energy kites. Chairman of the board Astro Teller said: ’the road to commercial viability is a much longer and riskier road than we’d hoped’.

Avi Khait
Avi Khait
bobby_5150
bobby_5150 2 months

Could the lefts inability to accept reason be akin to perpetual motion? Harness it for free, unlimited energy.

Paul C
Paul C 2 months

Quick, someone figure out a way to harness the energy of Benjamin Franklin spinning in his grave.

IvoryDove
IvoryDove 2 months

IOW, the "free money" from the government to fund the project ended.

Craig
Craig 2 months

bummer.

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