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Technology Profile
Primary Organization Columbia Power Technologies Inc

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Technology Description Direct drive point absorber In 2005 Oregon State University entered into an exclusive license agreement with Columbia Power Technologies to jointly develop a direct drive wave energy conversion device Designed to be anchored 2 5 miles off the Oregon coast in 130 feet of water it uses the rise and fall of ocean waves to generate electricity



Mooring Configuration Anchored


Technology Dimensions
Device Testing
Scale Test •intermediate scale being tested









Date Submitted 40:14.4

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