The Front Cover

The image on the cover shows the PowerPlane for harvesting airborne wind energy. The PowerPlane is an innovation developed by Ampyx Power, a spin-off of the Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands). On page 7 you find the complete article about it.

Publisher's Note

 

Features

Airborne Wind Energy – The PowerPlane
By Bas Lansdorp, General Director, Ampyx Power, The Netherlands

Selling the Wind
By Audun Botterud and Jianhui Wang, Decision and Information Sciences Division, Argonne National Laboratory, USA, and Ricardo J. Bessa and Vladimiro Miranda, INESC Porto LA and Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto, Portugal

Meeting Fault Ride-Through Requirements

By Lasse Kankainen, R&D Engineer, The Switch, Finland
 

Preview

EWEA 2011