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Shepherd / drone


When the drone's blades are blown by the wind, the motor can generate electricity. According to this principle, we designed the drone for the plateau ranch, named "Shepherd".
Grazing in the western plateau of China is a very hard job because ranches are often far from herders' settlements and flocks often go to graze in nearby ranches where herdsmen must guard their flocks all day long . Shepherds help pastoralists watch flocks. It uses wind power to solve energy problems. With "shepherds", pastoralists could have a cup of butter tea in their tents.


Hubei University of Technology

Hubei University of Technology
Wuhan, China

Junjie Zhou,
Hubei University of Technology