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Deep-water vertical-axis wind turbine gets last dry run

Construction will begin this summer in the south of France on the 2MW onshore prototype of a floating vertical-axis wind turbine (VAWT) that is on course to be the first full-scale machine of its kind operating offshore.

6 January 2012 10:12 GMT Updated  23 September 2016 12:30 GMT
By Darius Snieckus, Bristol