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|Project Start Date|| 1/1/2003
|Project City||Kvalsundet Strait near Troms, NULL|
|Project Country|| Norway
|Project Phase||Phase 3|
|Project Details|| The Tidal Stream Turbine was installed in 2003 at a 50m depth in Kvalsundet, Norway off Hammerfest. The maximum speed of the current, 2.5 m/s, is considered ideal for this pilot project. The turbine has been operational since 2003. Hammerfest Strom hopes to scale the plant to a maximum of 20 turbines.
|Main Overseeing Organization|| Hammerfest Strom UK co owned by StatoilHydro
|Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts||See Tethys|