What we love about the project are the video and music, but that’s about it.
Last year we reported about an Australian company promoting the design of a solar downdraft wind tower and expressed our skepticism regarding the energy efficiency of the project:
[deepresource] – Solar Downdraft Wind Tower Planned in Arizona
To our amazement, Environmission reported that Texas agreed to invest 1 million $ in the undertaking.
[enviromission.com.au] – Texas Solar Tower Development Agreement US$ Banked
Furthermore, India seems to be interested as well:
[cleantechnica.com] – EnviroMission Reports Progress On The First Solar Chimney In India
[wiki2.org] – Solar updraft tower