1. Floating wind turbine includes built-in seawater energy-storage system

    Floating wind turbine includes built-in seawater energy-storage system
    When the wind drops, seawater that has been drawn into the structure through the shaft and into the torus by centrifugal force is employed to maintain turning momentum so that the turbine works as a flywheel.
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