New spinning ball turbine could bring green energy to windy cities

Lancaster University researchers Yaseen Noorani and Nicolas Orellana hold their O-Wind portable turbine prototype, for which they won the UK James Dyson Award, in front of the SE1 Strata building turbine in London, Britain September 25, 2018. Picture taken September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Jim Drury

LONDON (Reuters) – Two British-based researchers have created an award-winning new design for a mini wind turbine that looks like a volleyball and can catch a breeze blowing in any direction, which they say will make green energy more attainable for people who live in cities. The O-Wind Turbine, created by Nicolas Orellana and Yaseen […]

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