Working Group “AWE Safety and Technical Guidelines”

 

Objective: Address all safety related aspects of the AWE system components (kite, tether, ground station), operations, noise emissions, power curves and other issues that shall be described in technical guidelines. The Working Group will also define ways on how to efficiently conduct the permitting process in cooperation with airspace authorities.

In April 2020 the AWEurope members agreed upon the Key Safety Principles.

Key Safety Principles for operation of experimental and developmental Airborne Wind Energy Systems

AWEurope_Key Safety Principles (PDF)