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The beauty is that there are very few moving parts, so it doesn't cost much to operate, and because the area under the canopy heats up so much and there's still going to be a significant temperature differential between the bottom and the top of the tower, it can continue to produce power at night.
Originally posted by mc_squared
An Australian company named EnviroMission is using an extremely basic principle of physics - the fact that warm air rises - to spearhead one of the biggest engineering projects the world has ever seen.
Originally posted by SirMike
$750 million ... I'll beleive that when I see it
the project will cost $750 million to construct, an effort that will create about 1,500 construction jobs.
Originally posted by alfa1
I've no doubt the technology works, I'm just doubting that company has any money.