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Title:
HIGH ALTITUDE PLATFORM
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2012/013950
Kind Code:
A3
Abstract:
An apparatus for generating electrical energy at altitude, comprising a tether connecting a substantially ground level location, part to a platform at an elevated location, the tether comprising a conduit coupled to an electrical generator at the platform, the conduit arranged to allow the flow of a fuel fluid from the substantially ground level location to the elevated location, and the electrical generator being operable to convert energy in the fuel fluid to electrical energy at the elevated location.

Inventors:
DAVIDSON PETER
HUNT HUGH EDMUND MURRAY (GB)
BURGOYNE CHRISTOPHER JOHN (GB)
Application Number:
PCT/GB2011/051109
Publication Date:
April 05, 2012
Filing Date:
June 14, 2011
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Assignee:
DAVIDSON TECHNOLOGY LTD
DAVIDSON PETER
HUNT HUGH EDMUND MURRAY (GB)
BURGOYNE CHRISTOPHER JOHN (GB)
International Classes:
B64B1/50; B64C39/02; D07B1/14; H04B7/185
Domestic Patent References:
WO2001052453A12001-07-19
Foreign References:
DE2314714A11974-10-03
US3834655A1974-09-10
EP2228301A22010-09-15
US6422506B12002-07-23
FR2908381A12008-05-16
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
WILLETT, Christopher et al. (90-92 Regent StreetCambridge, Cambridgeshire CB2 1DP, GB)
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