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MSI funding promise for home wind generation

posted Jun 28, 2012, 2:08 AM by ema-1 ema-1
"Dunedin inventor Bill Currie has spent years working on his innovative wind turbine. The single blade is designed to generate electricity for home use.

The Ministry of Science and Innovation is so impressed it has promised him $368,000, but only if he can secure matching funding from private investors by the end of next month.

“We have a petty tight deadline and if we don’t find it I’m afraid that's probably going to be the end of the project in the meantime,” says Mr Currie"

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