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AWE chronicles the development of Airborne Wind Energy as a potential solution for Climate Change & the global Energy Crisis.
114 backers pledged $8,370 to help bring this project to life.

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New reward! Help us push the project to 30% by the start of week two.

Posted by Chase Honaker (Creator)

To achieve this we are offering a special thank you credit at the end of the documentary to anyone who pledges $20 or more by the end of Wednesday, January 23. This in addition to the digital download of the finished project. 

Everyone who has already pledged $20 or more will also receive the special thanks credit.  For those pledging or have already pledged $50 or more, we are offering an extra set of signed production prints.

Check out this cell phone video of Mothra1 shaking off 100's of lbs of sand on the coast of Washington State:

Thanks everyone for your support! 

AWE (Airborne Wind Energy) is a film about a new technology with an exciting future and a surprising past.  Inventors worldwide have a goal: Cheaper sustainable energy on a global scale. AWE inventors are driven by the huge potential of the upper atmosphere. Permanently recharging, high speed, high altitude power is an irresistible challenge. The solution is closer than many people dare to dream. Join in, lets explore this enticing and sociable engineering adventure.