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Energy Transmitter Icon.png Energy Transmitter SAAT logo.pngDeepOceanOverlay.png
Energy Transmitter.jpg
Construction Cost Credits15000 · Building Modules 60 · Tools 40 · Carbon 25
Maintenance Cost Ecobal-icon.png -30 ·  Balance -175
Size 5x6
Hitpoints 3500
Unlock 1 Genius

The Energy Transmitter is the building used for Energy Transmission, the process of sending power from one island to another island. You are able to build the Energy Transmitter both above and under water. A single Transmitter is able to send energy to at maximum four other transmitters or receive energy from any number of transmitters. It is however incapable of simultaneously sending and receiving energy, thus precluding the possibility of forming 'chains' of transmitters. Furthermore, its not possible to increase the amount of power an island can transmit or receive. This means that all islands are limited to 4 slots. If a new Energy Transmitter is build on an island where there already is a Transmitter, the new Transmitter will simply do the same task as the already existent Transmitter.

It also makes you able to use Geothermic Power Plant energy on normal islands, for example when building a monument, but this will still not remove the danger of a tsunami occuring on the underwater plateau on which the energy is produced.

Energy Transmitter UI.


Trivia[]

  • The energy transmitter is first introduced in the mission "Long-Distance Supply" in the Saving a Miracle Campaign. It is however not required to complete this mission before building a Transmitter in a Continous game.

Upgrades[]

All upgrades for the Energy Transmitter are Research Projects available at the Academy.

Type Quality Icon Name Effect Description Costs

Ark-icon.pngDeepOceanOverlay.png Gold star small.png Energy transmitter item.pngUpkeep cost.png Automated maintenance Maintenance: -10% Costs only the half and is more precise.

Ark-icon.pngDeepOceanOverlay.png Gold star small.png Energy transmitter item.pngEco cost.png Cooling water treatment Ecobalance: -30% Looks almost like normal water after treatment.

Ark-icon.pngDeepOceanOverlay.png Gold star small.pngGold star small.png Energy transmitter item.pngMultiple effects.png Carbon-coated transmitter head Maintenance: -20% Ecobalance: -40% Increases efficiency tremendously

Ark-icon.pngDeepOceanOverlay.png Gold star small.pngGold star small.pngGold star small.png Energy transmitter item.pngMultiple effects.png Extended coil battery Maintenance: -30% Ecobalance: -50% Delivers almost perfect efficiency.

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