MHK Projects/Coos County Offshore Wave Energy Power Plant

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2006

Project City Bandon, OR
Project State/Province Oregon
Project Country United States

Coordinates 43.0239°, -124.5189°
Project Phase Phase 1
Project Details The Coos County project is planned as a 100 MW wave park. Finavera Renewables has received Preliminary Permit approval for this project from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). Finavera Renewables has been granted a preliminary permit, which allows for further site assessment and 'micro siting' to determine the best location for the proposed wave park. Studies to be conducted include, oceanographic conditions, marine mammal resources, shoreline conditions, public safety, fishing uses, and others.
Project Installed Capacity (MW) 100

Number of Devices Deployed 200
Number of Build Out Units Deployed 400

Main Overseeing Organization Finavera Renewables Ocean Energy Ltd

Project Licensing
Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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