List of wave power stations

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The following page lists most power stations that run on wave power.

SINN Power wave energy converter module installed on Crete (August 2016)
SINN Power wave energy converter module installed on Crete (August 2016)

Operating or operated[edit]

Station Country Location Capacity (MW) Comm Ref
Azura wave power device  United States 0.02 2015 [1]
Orkney Wave Power Station  United Kingdom 58°56′12″N 02°44′38″W / 58.93667°N 2.74389°W / 58.93667; -2.74389 (Orkney Wave Power Station) 2.4 proposed [2]
Sotenäs wave power project  Sweden 58°56′12″N 02°44′38″W / 58.93667°N 2.74389°W / 58.93667; -2.74389 (Sotenäs wave power Station) 10 2015 [3]
Mutriku Breakwater Wave Plant  Spain 43°18′26″N 2°23′6″W / 43.30722°N 2.38500°W / 43.30722; -2.38500 0.3 2009 [4][5][6]
Agucadoura Wave Farm  Portugal 41°25′57″N 08°50′33″W / 41.43250°N 8.84250°W / 41.43250; -8.84250 (Aguçadoura Wave Farm) 2.25 2008, decommissioned 2008 [7][8]
Islay Limpet  United Kingdom 55°41′24″N 06°31′15″W / 55.69000°N 6.52083°W / 55.69000; -6.52083 (Islay Limpet) 0.5 2000, decommissioned 2013 [9][10]
SDE Sea Waves Power Plant  Israel 32°05′59″N 34°46′24″E / 32.09972°N 34.77333°E / 32.09972; 34.77333 (SDE Sea Waves Power Plant) 0.04 2009 [11]
Fred. Olsen Ltd.'s BOLT Lifesaver  United States 0.03 2016 [12]
SINN Power wave energy converter

(single module)

 Greece 35°21′08″N 25°09′22″E / 35.352161°N 25.156061°E / 35.352161; 25.156061 0.02 2015 [13]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Innovative Wave Power Device Starts Producing Clean Power in Hawaii". Energy.gov. 
  2. ^ Aquamarine Power’s Oyster 2: Can it help wave energy go commercial?, 2010-05-13, retrieved 2010-08-30 
  3. ^ World’s First Multi-Generator Grid-Connected Wave Energy Park Delivered to Fortum, 2015-12-01, retrieved 2017-07-27 
  4. ^ First breakwater wave plant built in Mutriku
  5. ^ Mutriku Wave Power Plant: from the thinking out to the reality
  6. ^ Mutriku wave project under construction in Spain
  7. ^ "Aguçadoura Wave Farm", BBC News, 2005-05-19, retrieved 2010-03-21 
  8. ^ Jha, Alok (2008-09-25), "Aguçadoura Wave Farm", The Guardian, London, retrieved 2010-03-21 
  9. ^ Islay Limpet (PDF), archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-02-20, retrieved 2010-03-21 
  10. ^ Commercial development of wave power research (PDF), archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-06-12, retrieved 2010-03-21 
  11. ^ Israel’s First Wave Power Plant Completed In Jaffa
  12. ^ "Bolt Wave Power". Retrieved 2017-01-02. 
  13. ^ "Wave energy module successfully installed on Crete for the first time". www.sinnpower.com. 2015-12-16. Retrieved 2017-01-02. 

External links[edit]

  • Worlds First Grid-connected wave power [1]