A wave power unit, a buoy, use of a wave power unit and a method for producing electric energy
2008 (English)Patent (Other (popular science, discussion, etc.))
The invention relates to a wave power unit with a buoy, adapted to float on a water surface. An electric generator is connected to the buoy through connection means. According to the invention the buoy when floating on a water surface and when seen in a direction perpendicular to the water surface has the shape of a closed loop enclosing an inner opening. The invention also relates to a buoy for a wave power unit, which buoy has the corresponding features as above. Further, the invention relates to the use of the invented wave power unit and to a method for producing electric energy with the invented wave power unit.
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Research subject Engineering Science with specialization in Science of Electricity
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-179739OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-179739DiVA: diva2:545970
World Intellectual Property Organization WO2008/130295 A1 (2008-10-30)