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Wind power with no moving parts except water

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A working prototype of the Electrostatic Windenergy Convertor (EWICON) now exists, creating wind power with no moving mechanical parts.

The technology, developed by the Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science faculty at Delft, uses the movement of electrically charged water droplets to generate power. How does this work? A handy video explains:

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