Wave Energy Prize - 1/20th Testing - CalWave Submerged Pressure Differential WEC


Data from the 1/20th scale testing data completed on the Wave Energy Prize for the CalWave Power Technologies team, including the 1/20th scale test plan, raw test data, video, photos, and data analysis results.

The top level objective of the 1/20th scale device testing is to obtain the necessary measurements required for determining Average Climate Capture Width per Characteristic Capital Expenditure (ACE) and the Hydrodynamic Performance Quality (HPQ), key metrics for determining the Wave Energy Prize (WEP) winners.

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DOE Project Name: Administration of the DOE Wave Energy Prize
DOE Project Number: EE0006738
DOE Project Lead: Alison LaBonte
DOI: 10.15473/1415587
Last Updated: over a year ago
Data from September, 2016
Submitted Mar 20, 2017


Ricardo Detroit Technical Center



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Wesley Scharmen
Ricardo Detroit Technical Center


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