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Technology Profile
Primary Organization StatoilHydro co owned by Hammerfest Strong


Technology Type
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Axial Flow Turbine

Technology Description A fully operational 300kW prototype tidal turbine has been running in Norway since 2003 and has achieved good results It s the world s first tidal turbine to supply electricity directly to the onshore grid In the autumn of 2008 Hammerfest Str�m signed an intention agreement with Scottish Power to further develop tidal technology in the UK A 1 MW turbine is currently under development






Technology Dimensions
Device Testing
Date Submitted 10:18.3

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