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Acquired byGoogle[x]
Date5/2013

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Offices

Alameda, USA
2175 Monarch Street
Alameda, CA, 94501
USA

People

Co-founder
Chief Executive Officer and Chief Technical Officer

Funding

TOTAL $5M
FUNDING TOTAL $5M
Series B, 8/2008
Google
$5M

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Makani Power

Makani Power is seeking to harness high-altitude wind energy to produce energy at an unsubsidized real cost significantly below that of the least expensive coal-fired power plants, the current benchmark of the lowest cost source of power.

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Makani Power screenshot
Above: Makani Power Screenshot -- #1
Uploaded: 6/22/09

Sources

  1. Google X Acquires Makani Power And Its Airborne Wind Turbines (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Makani Power takes in $5M for high-altitude wind energy (green.venturebeat.com) [edit]
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