MHK Technologies/Tidal Turbine

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Aquascientific
Project(s) where this technology is utilized MHK Projects/Race Rocks Demonstration
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Cross Flow Turbine
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TRL 5/6: System Integration and Technology Laboratory Demonstration
Technology Description Turbine is positioned by anchoring and cabling Energy extraction from flow that is transverse to the rotation axis Turbines utilize both lift and drag

Mooring Configuration Gravity base although other options are currently being explored

Technology Dimensions
Device Testing
Date Submitted 10/8/2010

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