MHK Technologies/Aquantis

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Ecomerit Technologies LLC see Dehlsen Associates LLC

Technology Type
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Axial Flow Turbine
Technology Description The Aquantis Current Plane, C Plane, technology is a marine current turbine designed to extract the kinetic energy from the flow and is capable of achieving reliable competitively priced base load power generation. Aquantis deployment is projected to be cost competitive with thermal power generation when CO2 emissions and other environmental costs are accounted for.

Mooring Configuration Proprietary
Optimum Marine/Riverline Conditions Aquantis is designed to harness the energy from the Gulf Stream and other steady marine currents around the world.

The technology is suitable for both steady marine currents and tidal currents although there are system differences and specific arraying and deployment requirements for each.

Technology Dimensions
Technology Nameplate Capacity (MW) Proprietary
Device Testing
Date Submitted 47:31.6

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