Unmanned boats and drones could repair offshore wind farms and clean up plastic in the sea

Autonomous drones and unmanned boats could be used to maintain the UK's offshore wind farms in the next five years, experts have told Sky News.

A team of scientists from the University of Bristol and French-based engineering and science firm Thales are testing technology that will eventually remove the need for humans to carry out the dangerous role.

The process involves AI (artificial intelligence) boats carrying autonomous drones out to wind turbines at sea, before they take...
source: The Sky News

2020-10-18 04:35
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