Harvesting the Motion of the Ocean. AquaEnergy Development UK, Ltd. Kenneth L. Kukes, Executive Vice President. Predecessor Technologies. IPS Buoy. Wave direction. 2. 1. 5.00m. Wave gauges. 4.73m. Connection. 4.10m. floats. 3.70m. AquaBuOY's. 4. 3. 3.30m. Springs. Strings.
Harvesting the Motion of the Ocean
AquaEnergy Development UK, Ltd.
Kenneth L. Kukes, Executive Vice President
Sensor & Control Network
Closed-loop return to hose pumps
Turbine & Generator
200m spoke length
10 AquaBuOYs per spoke
Dimensions and distances not to scale.
Ten AquaBuOYs in one spoke (Sea floor Turbine and Generator w/ Slack Mooring System.)
“ It has been estimated that if less than 0.1% of the renewable energy available within the oceans could be converted into electricity it would satisfy the present world demand for energy more than five times over“
UK Marine Foresight Panel, 2000
AquaEnergy Group (425) 430-7924