MHK Projects/NJBPU 1 5 MW Demonstration Program

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2005


Project City 5 miles off Tuckerton, NJ
Project State/Province New Jersey
Project Country United States
Project Resource
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Project Nearest Body of Water Atlantic Ocean
Coordinates 39.6033°, -74.3400°
Project Phase Phase 3
Project Details PowerBuoy (PB-40) has been operational since October 2005.
Project Installed Capacity (MW) 0
Device Nameplate Capacity (MW) For utility uses 40kW to 150kW with 500kW in the development phase
Number of Devices Deployed 1



Main Overseeing Organization Ocean Power Technologies
Project Technology MHK Technologies/PowerBuoy
Project Timeline and Milestones •10/1/2005 PB40 Prototype was deployed off NJ for ocean testing
•10/1/2006 PB40 Prototype was removed from its ocean test site for maintenance
•10/1/2007 PB40 Prototype was redeployed off NJ for 2nd year of ocean testing
•10/1/2008 PB40 Prototype was removed from its ocean test site for maintenance
Project Licensing
Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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