MHK Projects/Port Kembla

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2005


Project City Port Kembla, New South Wales
Project Country Australia
Project Resource
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Wave
Coordinates -34.4522°, 150.9019°
Project Phase Phase 4
Project Details Oceanlinx has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Australian utility, Integral Energy, for the supply of electricity from the prototype 450 kW unit. Oceanlinx claims to be the first wave energy developer to have two different devices in the water concurrently. Both devices are offshore from Port Kembla. The bottom mounted MK 1 device is positioned at 34° 27’ 07.6” S, 150° 54’ 06.8” E. The floating MK 2 device is positioned at 34° 28’ 16.7” S, 150° 54’ 56.5” E.
Project Installed Capacity (MW) 0


Number of Devices Deployed 1



Main Overseeing Organization Oceanlinx
Project Technology MHK Technologies/Denniss Auld Turbine
MHK Technologies/Oceanlinx Mark 3 Wave Energy Converter
Project Licensing
Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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