SeaGen - Tidal Turbine Development

19
Oct
2006
 
XX
XX
AM

Marine Current Turbines Ltd was formed to develop technology for exploiting flowing water to provide cost-effective and reliable power systems. In this lecture Angela Robotham, Engineering Director of the company will talk about the design, manufacture, installation and testing of SeaGen, the first commercial-scale monopile-mounted turbine which was successfully installed in 2003. Marine Current Turbines Ltd are currently installing Phase 2 which will be connected to the National Grid and will act as the prototype and test-bed for the commercial technology.