MHK Projects/40MW Lewis project

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2012


Project City Siadar, Lewis Western Isles Scotland
Project Country United Kingdom
Project Resource
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Wave
Project Nearest Body of Water North Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 58.7917°, -6.7286°
Project Phase Phase 2
Project Details Aquamarine Power is developing its first commercial 40MW Oyster wave farm off the north-west coast of Lewis in Scotland. The company was granted an exclusive option on the site by UK seabed owner The Crown Estate in May 2011.
Project Installed Capacity (MW) 0
Permit/License Buildout (MW) 40
Device Nameplate Capacity (MW) 0 8MW 1MW Farms of multiple machines will be deployed with installed capacity of circa 20MW
Number of Devices Deployed 0
Number of Build Out Units Deployed 50


Main Overseeing Organization Aquamarine Power
Project Technology MHK Technologies/Oyster
Project Timeline and Milestones •1/1/2011 Seabed lease secured
•1/1/2012 Offshore and onshore consents applications submitted
•6/1/2012 Grid connection offered and accepted
Project Licensing
Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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