Offshore Wind Journal: Alphabet’s X kite to take to the air off Norway

Offshore Wind Journal: Alphabet’s X kite to take to the air off Norway. “Makani, which is now an independent business within Goolge parent company Alphabet, is to demonstrate its energy kite from a floating foundation. In a posting on the Medium website, Makani chief executive Fort Felker said that, after five years of development at X, Makani is now an independent company and is partnering with Shell to bring energy kites to the offshore environment.” Be sure to check the picture that comes with the article, because it’ll completely change what you think of when you think of the word kite.