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Solar Wind Energy, Inc. (“Solar Wind Energy”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCQB:SWET), was established to commercialize a number of proven and validated technologies and construction systems into a single large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structure that produces abundant inexpensive electricity.

Solar Wind Energy has designed, engineered, developed and is preparing to construct large “Solar Wind Downdraft Towers” that use benevolent, non-toxic natural elements to generate electricity economically by integrating and synthesizing numerous proven as well as emerging technologies.

The company’s core objective and focus is to become a leading provider of clean efficient green energy to the world communities at a reasonable cost without the destructive residuals of fossil fuel, while continuing to generate innovative technological solutions for today and tomorrow’s electrical power needs.

In addition, the company intends to establish partnerships at home and abroad to propagate its Solar Wind Downdraft Towers systems and meet increasing global demand for electricity. Solar Wind has filed several patents that the Company believes will further enhance this potentially revolutionary technology.

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Solar Wind Energy, Inc.
1997 Annapolis Exchange Pkwy
Suite 300
Annapolis, MD 21401
Phone: (410) 972-4713

Key Investment Highlights

Innovative Renewable Energy Technology
Overcoming Limitations of Conventional Wind Energy Sources
Abundant, Clean, Affordable Electricity Production
Proprietary Software Measures Tower Energy Generation Capabilities
Led by Team of Experienced Business Professionals, Consultants
Opportunity for Growth, Technology Application on Global Scale
Growing Patent Portfolio


The Tower

Tower at a Glance

Avoids the adverse effects associated with fossil and nuclear fuels.
Is capable of operating 24/7 and can outperform solar collectors that produce only when the sun shines in the daytime and wind turbines that produce only when the wind blows.
Has the capability of being operated with virtually no carbon footprint, fuel consumption or waste production.
Has the potential to generate clean, cost effective and efficient electrical power without the damaging effects caused by using fossil or nuclear fuels, and other known alternative power sources.
Uses benevolent non-toxic natural elements to generate electricity.

Tower Specifics

Tower ImageThe Solar Wind Downdraft Tower is a tall hollow cylinder with a water injection system near the top. Pumps deliver water to the Tower’s injection system where a fine mist is cast across the entire opening.

The water introduced by the injection system evaporates and is absorbed by the hot dry air which has been heated by the solar rays of the sun. The air becomes cooler, denser and heavier than the outside warmer air and falls through the cylinder at speeds up to and in excess of 50 mph and is diverted into wind tunnels surrounding the base of the Tower where turbines inside the tunnels power generators to produce electricity.

In geographic areas where atmospheric conditions are conducive, the exterior of the Tower may be constructed with vertical “wind vanes” that capture the prevailing wind and channel it to produce supplemental electrical power. This dual renewable energy resource enhances the capability and productivity of the Solar Wind system.

Various parties in the United States and other nations are pursuing clean energy solutions that use efficient and cost-effective renewable resources to serve society while avoiding the adverse environmental effects and the obvious limitations of solar and wind turbine technologies.

The Tower has the capability of being operated with virtually no carbon footprint, fuel consumption, or waste production. The technology will generate clean, cost effective and efficient electrical power without the damaging effects caused by using fossil or nuclear fuels, and other known alternative power sources. The Company also believes that the increasing emphasis on green technologies and governmental incentives in the energy industry should have a positive long-term effect on the Company’s planned business and the solar and wind energy industry in general.

The Company has downsized the Tower to reduce capital costs and improve projected financial performance. The Company recently announced the completion of weather data models that confirm that the first Tower height can be lowered from 3,000 feet down to 2,250 feet. This development was made possible by utilizing Solar Wind’s software which can calculate and predict energy production by the Tower’s given local weather data.

Under the most recent design specifications, the first San Luis Tower has a design capacity on an hourly basis, of up to 1250 megawatt hours, gross. Using a 60% capacity factor, the Tower’s potential hourly yield would be 600 megawatt hours from which approximately 18.5% will be used to power its operations, yielding approximately 500 megawatt hours available for sale to the power grid. Due to lower capacities during winter days, the average daily output for sale to the grid for the entire year is approximately 435 megawatt hours.

Since the Towers will be constructed using conventional materials, equipment and techniques, associated industries will benefit significantly by the creation of the Tower. The Tower will provide clean renewable energy at a cost more favorable than nuclear plants with no negative impacts to our planet.

Full development and deployment of the Tower will create thousands of construction, transportation, and manufacturing jobs. It will also provide ongoing economic stability, creating more than 1,000 permanent jobs per Tower at both skilled and professional levels.



The Company uses its software-based analytical program to determine the energy generation capabilities of its Solar Wind Downdraft Towers based on the climate in geographic locations around the world.

This essential tool applies “known” scientific meteorology data to pin-point specific weather conditions of a specific area to the Tower’s variables in order to determine and project energy outputs on a daily basis.
Solar Wind Energy can now rapidly respond to a request from virtually any country reasonably suitable to host a project and determine specifically where the Tower should be located, the size of the Tower and the amount of electricity it can produce.
This analytical tool, combined with the Company’s proprietary operating systems technology and existing core patents, clearly provides the Company with a unique opportunity to allow global positioning of this alternative solution to the world’s energy needs.


The Company has filed several patent applications with the U.S. Patent Office to protect its technology including:

Improved Wind Energy Power Transmission System – To more effectively transmit energy via a new multi-stage variable hydraulic drive system that operates efficiently through a very broad range of wind and turbine speeds. Patent Issued.
Atmospheric Energy Extraction Devices and Methods – Incorporates the entire core Tower structure, including the injection of moisture as a catalyst to generate the downdraft wind, and the additional exterior dual wind capture vanes. Patent Approved - Awaiting Issuance.
Energy Tower Having External Wind Capturing Capacity – To supplement the available energy of an energy tower by capturing existing winds aloft (800 - 4,000 ft). Patent Pending.



Ronald W. Pickett, President and CEO, Chairman

Pickett brings more than 40 years of construction, development and innovative technology skills and expertise to the team. He has founded numerous companies from startup and nurtured three from inception through the public ownership process.

All three public companies involved new, innovative, first-to-market global technology solutions. Pickett also has a keen understanding of government, legislative, and permitting practices.


Steve Sadle, Chief Operating Officer, Director

Sadle is a seasoned entrepreneur with more than 40 years of diversified experience in management, contracting and heavy infrastructure development, interfacing with both the government and private sectors.

He is experienced in Web-based vertical extranet applications and has developed operating extranets in the construction and transportation industries. Sadle served as co-founder, Chief Operating Officer and Director of a public technology company. He was also founder and president of a successful local construction company and was awarded the Small Businessman of the Year Award for the Washington Metropolitan Area.


Robert P. Crabb, Secretary and Chief Marketing Officer, Director

Crabb has more than 40 years of public and private sector experience including 15 years in the insurance industry including, sales and sales management with MetLife and independent property and casualty brokerage.

His entrepreneurial expertise includes marketing consulting, corporate management and commercial/residential real estate development. He has served in a corporate governance capacity as secretary to a number of start-up companies.

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SWET News: Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Reiterates AZ Tower Specifications, Proprietary Technology and Disclosure Policies 10/14/2014 10:11:01 AM
SWET News: Prospectus Filed Pursuant to Rule 424(b)(3) (424b3) 10/09/2014 01:41:37 PM
SWET News: Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Pursues U.S. Department of Defense 10/09/2014 09:30:16 AM
SWET News: Notice of Effectiveness (effect) 10/09/2014 06:00:06 AM
SWET News: Securities Registration Statement (s-1/a) 10/02/2014 03:46:20 PM
#6914  Sticky Note NEWS NEWS NEWS Conference call october 29!!!!! gekkoman 10/15/14 12:00:23 PM
#6286  Sticky Note Milestones Estimated Timeline Estimated Cost InvestingintheFuture 10/04/14 03:36:22 PM
#7330   The technology can not produce energy. Rich 10/26/14 12:28:40 AM
#7329   No, they are consistent. The technology can dog turd cannon 10/25/14 08:53:44 PM
#7328   All we know is that December 2014 notes Alpha Investor 10/25/14 04:46:27 PM
#7327   I would think so. As long as its TimWJ11 10/25/14 02:08:31 PM
#7326   Usually it's just been a playable recording. InvestingintheFuture 10/25/14 02:07:36 PM
#7325   Been a year only 524m o/s of 900m BTM 10/25/14 02:07:06 PM
#7324   Isn't the fact that it's billed as "open InvestingintheFuture 10/25/14 01:59:58 PM
#7323   I can't promise, but I'm gonna try and InvestingintheFuture 10/25/14 01:56:57 PM
#7322   During past year how many shares of 900m BTM 10/25/14 01:42:50 PM
#7321   You said you been a shareholder for years BTM 10/25/14 01:39:03 PM
#7320   He can't almost double share count now it'd Alpha Investor 10/25/14 01:30:49 PM
#7319   This is not a pump an dump fully BTM 10/25/14 01:12:09 PM
#7318   DEF 14A 11/15/2013 PROXY VOTED TO INCREASE FROM BTM 10/25/14 01:03:39 PM
#7317   One question you need to ask is if slojab 10/25/14 11:17:43 AM
#7316   Share structure can change at a moment's notice. slojab 10/25/14 11:16:22 AM
#7315   It'll be interesting to see if Pickett addresses slojab 10/25/14 11:14:53 AM
#7314   Jdf put up 1.5 m in warrants June Alpha Investor 10/25/14 04:28:27 AM
#7313   I will listen in but not call. Living TimWJ11 10/25/14 03:56:18 AM
#7312   Float says 173 million that seems way way Alpha Investor 10/25/14 03:36:30 AM
#7311   As am i sir as am I. Pickett Alpha Investor 10/25/14 03:20:30 AM
#7310   Interested in 3rd 10q & Conference call 10/29 $$$$$ BTM 10/25/14 03:17:03 AM
#7309   PR 6/16/14 Retiring of Existing notes which will BTM 10/25/14 03:14:06 AM
#7308   Im interested to hear the conference call myself. TimWJ11 10/25/14 03:13:25 AM
#7307   mostly held here by insiders BTM 10/25/14 03:12:11 AM
#7306   JDF Is a Major Shareholder they could be BTM 10/25/14 03:11:05 AM
#7305   this one is much farther of than MMMW TimWJ11 10/25/14 03:09:17 AM
#7304   Possibly people clearly want some purchase contracts news. Alpha Investor 10/25/14 03:08:01 AM
#7303   When a product is being ready for market BTM 10/25/14 03:05:37 AM
#7302   this run yesterday was temporary and after the TimWJ11 10/25/14 02:20:41 AM
#7300   Unlikely they are awfully already committed Alpha Investor 10/24/14 08:50:47 PM
#7299   So the same day SWET goes up 40%, InvestingintheFuture 10/24/14 04:21:47 PM
#7298   There are no executed PPAs. SWET would have Cycleman 10/24/14 04:12:41 PM
#7297   Pickett has to know that. He picked a Alpha Investor 10/24/14 03:48:18 PM
#7296   Four potential power buyers mentioned in Sept. 11 strawpatch 10/24/14 02:35:27 PM
#7295   I just thought of something that could raise Nomad505 10/24/14 12:05:56 PM
#7294   Runner $$$$$ Ran to over .04 before last BTM 10/24/14 11:59:46 AM
#7293   When Power Plant is under contract to build BTM 10/24/14 11:47:46 AM
#7292   Bid to ask lot of room for bids BTM 10/24/14 11:39:56 AM
#7291   Conference Call Next Week not expecting dip to BTM 10/24/14 11:24:43 AM
#7288   Your statement contradicts itself. Both conditions cannot be Nomad505 10/24/14 10:50:36 AM
#7286   The stock price is way too high. dog turd cannon 10/24/14 10:36:59 AM
#7285   Wow. It won't be too much longer and swingingRichard 10/24/14 03:40:06 AM
#7284   Not that I'm trying to persuade your trading Alpha Investor 10/23/14 09:53:12 PM
#7283   It was run in 2011 to 0.3, then dog turd cannon 10/23/14 07:39:56 PM
#7282   It doesn't have anything. It has just dog turd cannon 10/23/14 07:38:30 PM
#7281   Hard to say..,maybe 0.003 like it was early InvestingintheFuture 10/23/14 07:05:45 PM
#7280   With all of the allegations flying around it's Nomad505 10/23/14 04:54:50 PM
#7279   Oh my goodness, no, it does not have Cycleman 10/23/14 04:39:21 PM
#7278   I agree, I'm holding, admittedly as it goes strawpatch 10/23/14 04:27:47 PM
#7277   Just because an entity's doing the former doesn't Cycleman 10/23/14 04:26:41 PM