MHK Technologies/Deep water capable hydrokinetic turbine

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Hills Inc

Technology Type
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Axial Flow Turbine
Technology Description It is an axial flow shrouded turbine direct connected to a water pump that delivers water to an on shore genetator Being completely water proof and submersible the device can operate at any water depth

Mooring Configuration An array of turbines are teathered to a cable that is anchored via a dead weight
Optimum Marine/Riverline Conditions This system is designed for use in Florida s Gulf Stream however any constant ocean current is suitable
Technology Dimensions
Length (m) 5
Width (m) 10
Height (m) 5
Freeboard (m) 0
Draft (m) 5
Technology Nameplate Capacity (MW) 30MW
Device Testing
Date Submitted 25:53.7

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