MHK Technologies/ITRI WEC

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Industrial Technology Research Institute
Project(s) where this technology is utilized MHK Projects/ITRI_WEC
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TRL 5/6: System Integration and Technology Laboratory Demonstration
Technology Description Spec.:D 6m, Stroke 2.1m,

Total Weight: 63.7 Mt, Total Length : 17.9 m, PTO: Hydraulic system, Power Generation Efficiency: Estimated 40%

Designed to Operate with Shore Connection? No

Distance from Shore (m) 800
Technology Dimensions
Length (m) 6
Width (m) 6
Height (m) 17.9
Freeboard (m) 4.9
Draft (m) 13
Dry Mass (kg) 63700
Technology Nameplate Capacity (MW) 0.02
Device Testing
Have Key Components Been Fabricated and Tested in the Lab? Yes
If Yes, Please Explain Key components have been tested in Industrial Technology Research Institute lab, National Cheng Kung University wave tank, and CSBC ship building yard.

Was This Project DOE Funded? No
Collaborators CSBC Corporation
Date Submitted 2013/09/03

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