Gallery: Ultra-Efficient Bladeless Wind Turbine Inspired by Nikolai Tes...

 

SolarAero recently unveiled a new bladeless wind turbine that offers several advantages over current wind turbines — it emits hardly any noise in operation, has few moving parts, and since it doesn’t use spinning blades it’s much less of a hazard to bats and birds. The whole assembly is inside an enclosed housing, with screened inlets and outlets to keep animals safely out. It also can be installed on sensitive locations such as radar installations or sites under surveillance where the rotating blades cause detrimental effects. Read on to learn what makes it work.

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4 Comments

  1. batfat June 5, 2013 at 4:16 pm

    well I want 5!

  2. bthinker September 1, 2012 at 12:57 am

    He might be long gone but he’s still the king of inventing, and always will be.

  3. Girard Tell November 6, 2011 at 8:04 pm

    Very interested would like to have more info. Jerry

  4. Affordable, Efficient H... July 29, 2010 at 2:10 pm

    […] Ultra-Efficient Bladeless Wind Turbine Inspired by Nikolai Tesla SolarAero recently unveiled a new bladeless wind turbine that offers several advantages over current wind turbines — it emits hardly any noise in operation, has […]

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