MHK Technologies/The DEXAWAVE wave energy converter

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Dexawave

Technology Description The DEXAWAVE wave energy converter has a simple construction It consists of two rigid pontoons hinged together using a patented hinge The one pontoon can pivot relative to the other There is a hydraulic power take off system on top of the converter generating up to 250 kW

Technology Dimensions
Technology Nameplate Capacity (MW) 25
Device Testing
Scale Test •At present our 1 to 5 scale model is working the waters outside the Danish port of Hanstholm collecting valuable data about the waves and currents that are constantly pounding the structure

Date Submitted 03:57.7

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