About TouchWind BV

  • Founders: Rinus van de Klippe, Mark Goossens, Pim Lucassen
  • Founded in: 2018
  • Employees: 4
  • Money raised: € 2.8 million (RVO subsidy and shareholder equity)
  • Ultimate goal: Offshore windmill parks with TouchWind turbines that supply energy at a lower price than fossil fuel-generated energy

TouchWind is developing a wind turbine for offshore installation that is not anchored in the ground with a mast but floats on the sea atop a cylindrical structure. The floating platform which the turbine is mounted on is anchored to the seabed with a chain. The infrastructure for the transport of electricity is also connected to that anchor on the seabed.

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