MHK Projects/Pulse Stream 100 Demonstration Project

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Project Profile
Project Start Date 1/1/2009


Project City Humber Estuary Immingham, South Humberside

Project Country United Kingdom
Project Resource
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Current /Tidal
Project Nearest Body of Water River Humber Estuary
Coordinates 53.6405°, -0.16257°

Project Phase Phase 4

Project Details The PS100 began generating electricity in May 2009. It is grid-ties and is exporting power to Millenium Chemicals, a large plant on the South bank of the estuary. Funded through the UK Governments technology program, the project has researched and developed a 100 kW prototype Pulse Hydrofoil, which is planned for deployment in 2008. The UK Secretary of State for Energy, John Hutton, granted planning permission for the deployment of a prototype Pulse Stream Tidal power generator at Stallingborough, close to Immingham in the Humber estuary during April 2008. The generator will feed power ashore directly to a large chemicals works. Pulse Tidal deployed prototype in September 2008.
Project Installed Capacity (MW) 0
Permit/License Buildout (MW) 0


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



Main Overseeing Organization Pulse Tidal Ltd

Project Technology MHK Technologies/Pulse Stream 100

Project Licensing
Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts See Tethys

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