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MHK Technologies/Ocean Wave Air Piston
Date Submitted 23:56.8  +
Depiction File:Ocean_Wave_Air_Piston.jpg  +
Draft (m) 3  +
Freeboard (m) 15  +
Height (m) 25  +
Length (m) 10  +
Mooring Configuration Monopile or platfrom  +
Optimum Marine/Riverline Conditions Wave height 2 4 meters Wave period 7 12 seconds  +
Primary Organization Green Ocean Wave Energy +
Technology Description The OWAP captures power by continually rai
The OWAP captures power by continually raising or lowering a float which in turn raises or lowers one side of a lever arm about a stationary pivot point This therby raises or lowers a piston which is attached to the opposite side of the lever arm through a cylinder which in turn causes large volumes of air to move This air is funneled through drive turbines to produce power
ed through drive turbines to produce power  +
Technology Nameplate Capacity (MW) 1 MW  +
Technology Resource Wave  +
Technology Type Attenuator  +
Width (m) 7  +
Categories Marine and Hydrokinetic Technologies
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22:53:17, 19 May 2014  +
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