Mone, Gregory
November 2007
Popular Science;Nov2007, Vol. 271 Issue 5, p30
The author reports on research being done by engineer Louis Michaud regarding wind energy. Michaud's goal is to transform tornadoes into power plants by creating a vortex of hot air which is able to produce enough electricity to power thousands of homes. Criticisms which have been raised in regards to Michaud use of wind energy are mentioned. A description of how vortex energy works is given.


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