Kites towing cargo ships – Kite Sails and Kite Ship

There have been a few stories popping up about Kite Sails lately. Kite Sails is a German company that hopes to be the first to use a kite as an engine assist device for large cargo ships. My good friend Bob White of the Niagara Wind Riders has a great article talking about Kite Sails and Kite Ship on his blog Best Breezes. Have a read you won’t be disappointed

Here are some of the stories that have come up over the last couple of days.

A kite to pull a cargo ship – CNET News.com

German high-tech sky sail may cut costs, emissions – Reuters via Yahoo! News

High-tech sail may cut cargo ship costs – Sydney Morning Herald, Australia

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