MHK Projects/Western Passage OCGen
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|Project Start Date|| 1/1/2006
|Project Country||United States|
| Project Resource
|Project Nearest Body of Water||Atlantic Ocean|
|Project Phase|| Phase 2
|Permit/License Buildout (MW)|| 3
|Main Overseeing Organization||Ocean Renewable Power Company|
|Project Technology||•MHK Technologies/OCGen turbine generator unit TGU|
|Project Timeline and Milestones|| •1/1/2006 Since 2006, ORPC has been working with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to secure the necessary permits to deploy the Maine Tidal Energy Project.|
•1/1/2010 In 2010 they deployed, operated and tested a beta pre-commercial version of our TidGen™ Power System, which met or exceeded all technical expectations.
•1/1/2012 In the first half of 2012, following FERC approval, ORPC will begin the Maine Tidal Energy Project by installing a commercial TidGen™ Power System in Cobscook Bay.
|FERC License Docket Number|| P-12680
|Environmental Monitoring and Mitigation Efforts||See Tethys|