Solar Updraft Tower

Uses solar energy to heat air, which rises and turns a turbine See mod page for more details.
5 months ago
0.16 - 0.17
Owner: S1lentWalrus
Source: N/A
License: CC BY-NC-ND 4.0
Created: 1 year, 7 months ago
Latest Version: 0.1.2 (5 months ago)
Factorio version: 0.16 - 0.17
Downloaded: 2174 times

This mod adds a Solar Updraft Tower, which uses solar energy to heat air at the base of the tower, which rises and turns a turbine in the tower to create power.

Produces 500 kW during the day, similarly to solar panels
Recipe: 50 pipes, 30 electronic circuit, 75 copper plates, and 4 solar panels
Research: Research for the Solar Updraft Tower can be researched after Solar Panels