MHK Projects/Western Passage OCGen

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2006


Project State/Province Maine
Project Country United States
Project Resource
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Current /Tidal
Project Nearest Body of Water Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 44.6756°, -67.0139°
Project Phase Phase 2


Permit/License Buildout (MW) 5




Main Overseeing Organization Ocean Renewable Power Company
Project Technology Maine Tidal Energy Project/TidGen® Power System
Project Timeline and Milestones •In 2010 ORPC deployed, operated and tested a beta pre-commercial version of our TidGen™ Power System, which met or exceeded all technical expectations.
•In the first half of 2012, following FERC approval, ORPC began the Maine Tidal Energy Project by installing a commercial TidGen® Power System in Cobscook Bay.
Project Licensing
FERC License Docket Number P-12680




Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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