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Company Information:

Company Name: Windlift
City: Durham
State: NC
Zip+4: -
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
Phone: N/A

Award Totals:

Program/Phase Award Amount ($) Number of Awards
SBIR Phase I $69,746.00 1
SBIR Phase II $747,814.00 1

Award List:

Rapidly Deployable Trailer Mounted Airborne Wind Energy System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2011 / SBIR / Phase I
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Matthew Bennett, Controls Engineer – (919) 619-7780
Award Amount: $69,746.00
Abstract:
In this SBIR, Windlift proposes to develop a rapidly-deployable renewable energy system that can be towed by an HMMWV and provides at least three quarters of a forward operating unit"s energy needs in Class 2 wind areas. This development will be based on Windlift"s Airborne Wind Energy… More

Rapidly Deployable Trailer Mounted Airborne Wind Energy System

Award Year / Program / Phase: 2013 / SBIR / Phase II
Agency: DOD
Principal Investigator: Andy Stough, Vice President of Enginee – (919) 749-5999
Award Amount: $747,814.00
Abstract:
Windlift will provide a HMMWV-towable renewable energy system capable of harnessing high altitude winds with a tethered wing. The system will be capable of generating 10 kW and will be equipped with a backup generator for use during periods of low wind.