MHK Technologies/Wavemill

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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Wavemill Energy
Project(s) where this technology is utilized MHK Projects/Wavemill Energy Cape Breton Island NS CA
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Oscillating Water Column
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TRL 5/6: System Integration and Technology Laboratory Demonstration
Technology Description The Wavemill device utilizes wave motion to drive pistons, which drive a water pump. The water is then pumped ashore where it undergoes reverse osmosis and becomes desalinated.

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Device Testing
Date Submitted 10/8/2010

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