LandRAY PTO Testing Utilizing the NREL NWTC 5MW Dynamometer

Abstract

The overarching project objective is to demonstrate the feasibility of using an innovative PowerTake-Off (PTO) Module in Columbia Power's utility-scale wave energy converter (WEC). The PTO Module uniquely combines a large-diameter, direct-drive, rotary permanent magnet generator; a patent-pending rail-bearing system; and a corrosion-resistant fiber-reinforced-plastic structure

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DOE Project Name: Build and Test of a Novel, Commercial-Scale Wave Energy Direct-Drive Rotary Power Take-Off Under Realistic Open-Ocean Conditions
DOE Project Number: EE0006399
DOE Project Lead: Gary Nowakowski
DOI: 10.15473/1421985
Last Updated: over a year ago
Jun
2016
Data from June, 2016
Submitted Jun 13, 2016

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Columbia Power Technologies, Inc.


541.760.1833

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Awaiting release License 
All Resources Available Jun 13, 2021

Authors

P. Lenee-Bluhm
Columbia Power Technologies Inc.
Ken Rhinefrank
Columbia Power Technologies Inc.

Keywords

MHK, Marine, Hydrokinetic, energy, power, Direct-Drive, Power-Take-Off, Renewable Energy, Wave Energy Converter, Offshore, Grid-Connected, Reliability, Performance, Dynamometer, budget, cost summary, theoretical annual energy production, taep, wec, economics, LCOE, field, test, large-diameter, wave, converter, permanent, magnet, hybrid, attenuator, point, absorber, technology, levelized cost of energy, cost, breakdown, theoretical, annual, production

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