Tesla-Inspired Bladeless Wind Turbine Could Generate Power Comparable to Coal Power Plants

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The bladeless wind turbine (left), and  the stack of disks (right) which rotate and are connected to a shaft.

A bladeless wind turbine whose only rotating component is a turbine/driveshaft could generate power at a cost comparable to coal-fired power plants, according to its developers at Solar Aero. The New Hampshire-based company recently announced its patent on the Fuller wind turbine, which is an improvement on a patent issued to Nikola Tesla in 1913.

 

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