MHK Technologies/Indian Wave Energy Device IWAVE

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Nualgi Nanobiotech
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Technology Description It is a floating device tethered with chains to piles driven to ocean bottom The wave action raises the heavy partially buoyant piston that drives the overhead crankshaft by half turn The receding wave drops the piston completing the balance half turn One revolution is obtained for every wave Using gear box and generator the current is produced continuously

Mooring Configuration Pile driven to ocean bottom
Optimum Marine/Riverline Conditions wave height minimum 1 M
Technology Dimensions
Technology Nameplate Capacity (MW) 250 KW to 500 KW
Device Testing
Date Submitted 22:32.2

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