How this ‘tethered energy drone’ can help produce affordable clean energy with a small footprint – 10minmail

[ad_1] A simplified illustration of how an eWind Solutions kite — or “tethered energy drone” — could be used to soar over farmlands, generating power while creating a minimal footprint on the ground. (eWind Solutions Illustration) David Schaefer hesitates to call his technology a kite. It’s modeled on the same concept — a lightweight sail […]

Google’s Seattle-area footprint skyrockets to nearly 2M square feet, fueling region’s tech space race – 10minmail

[ad_1] list of Seattle-Area Engineering Centers established by out-of-town companies. Google is one of more than 100 companies from around the globe that have set up engineering centers in the Seattle region. In many ways, Google started the trend. The search giant first opened its doors in the Seattle area 14 years ago, and since then, […]