MHK Projects/Half Moon Cove Tidal Project

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2008


Project City Eastport, ME
Project State/Province Maine
Project Country United States
Project Resource
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Current /Tidal
Project Nearest Body of Water Passamaquoddy Bay
Coordinates 44.9061°, -66.9900°
Project Phase Phase 1
Project Details The focus for the Half-Moon Cove project has been placed on the investigation of a tidal barrage to generate electricity by retaining the waters of Half-Moon Cove for the development of potential energy and subsequent extraction of kinetic energy through the use of reversible turbines. Hydrokinetic devices have been considered in combination with a tidal barrage mode of operation and also as a separate source of energy.
Permit/License Buildout (MW) 90




Main Overseeing Organization UEK Corporation
Project Technology MHK Technologies/Underwater Electric Kite Turbines
Project Licensing
FERC License Docket Number P-12704




Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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