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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2009


Project City Orkney, Scotland EMEC

Project Country United Kingdom
Project Resource
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Coordinates 58.9678°, -3.4041°

Project Phase Phase ?


Project Installed Capacity (MW) 0
Permit/License Buildout (MW) 0
Device Nameplate Capacity (MW) For utility uses 40kW to 150kW with 500kW in the development phase

Number of Devices Deployed 0
Number of Build Out Units Deployed 1



Main Overseeing Organization Ocean Power Technologies

Project Technology MHK Technologies/PowerBuoy
Project Timeline and Milestones •7/8/2008 Signature of Berth Agreement allows single 150 kW PowerBuoy grid connection. Also, expandable up to 2 MW (i.e., 13 x PB150's)
•7/1/2010 Sea trials in Moray Firth
•11/30/2009 Secure relevant consents (CPA, FEPA and Decommissioning Approvals).
•8/30/2009 Third party certification achieved.
Project Licensing
Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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2008/07/08
Signature of Berth Agreement allows single 150 kW PowerBuoy grid connection. Also expandable up to 2 MW, i.e. 13 x PB150 s.
2010/07/01
Sea trials in Moray Firth