30 Aug 2012 - Neptune Wave Power Deploys System 3.1 Buoy in the Ocean
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NEPTUNE WAVE POWER DEPLOYS SECOND BUOY IN THE OCEAN
Neptune Deploys Model 3.1 Alongside Its Model 3.0 Off the Coast of New Hampshire
Dallas, Texas, August 30, 2012 – Neptune Wave Power, LLC announced today that it has deployed its most advanced 3-meter scale fully operational wave energy conversion (WEC) device off the coast of New Hampshire within the University of New Hampshire's Judd Gregg Marine Research area.
"With Model 3.1, we have been able to greatly simplify and improve our controls, communications, and generation architectures," said Steve Hench, Chief Scientist of Neptune Wave Power. "The design changes incorporated in this model will significantly reduce maintenance and manufacturing costs while increase survivability of all subsequent models."
About Neptune Wave Power
Neptune Wave Power has developed patented technology that will produce cost-effective commercial quantities of electric power using a generation system harnessing kinetic energy from ocean waves. The generation cost compares favorably not only with that of other generation systems such as wind power or alternative proposed wave energy capturing devices, but with many other conventional power sources as well. Neptune Wave Power is headquartered in Dallas, Texas. For more information, visit www.neptunewavepower.com.
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