Kite-supplemented power for cargo ship

Michael A just returned from its trial run moving cargo between Germany, South America and North America. Reporters for German Journal on DW-TV said the vessel saved about 15% from normal fuel consumption.

Fellow editor at Dvorak Uncensored, SmartAlix, posted an early discussion of the system here.

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