02/50 ALASKA

Deepwater Energy

The states largest industry of oil and gas extraction is in a descend due to the massive impacts on the environment. In an phase of reorientation it has found a new and yet unused resource of energy: Fishes! Learning from Alaskas past largest industry they have come up with a groundbreaking solution. The small but extreme movements of fishes are captured with motion sensing equipment. The so called motion induction wrapper produce small amounts of electricity which then gets captured by buoys placed throughout the areas where most fishes live.
Year

2092

State

Alaska (AK)

Largest Industry (in 2010)

Oil and gas extraction

Legacy Industry (known for)

Fishing

Mission Cover Name

Forget-Me-Not

Invention

Motion Induction Wrapper

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