MHK Projects/Lunar Energy Wando Hoenggan Waterway South Korea

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/3/2008


Project City Wando Hoenggan strait, NULL
Project Country South Korea
Project Resource
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Current /Tidal
Coordinates 34.2442°, 126.6150°
Project Phase Phase 1
Project Details Lunar Energy has signed a $500 million deal with Korean Midland Power Company to create a 300 turbine tidal power field in the Wando Hoenggan waterway off the South Korean coast. Full resource research and feasibility studies should be complete by July 2008 with the installation of a 1 MW pilot plant by March 2009. If the pilot plant proves successful, the project will then be scaled up to 300 MW.
Project Installed Capacity (MW) 1
Device Nameplate Capacity (MW) 1MW
Number of Devices Deployed 1
Number of Build Out Units Deployed 300


Main Overseeing Organization Lunar Energy
Project Technology MHK Technologies/Rotech Tidal Turbine RTT
Project Licensing
Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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