SIMEC Atlantis Energy Unveils World’s Largest Single Rotor Tidal Turbine SAE has invested more than £5 million in the development of this machine and will be available for sale to commercial developers in Q4 2019.Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images).
Radhakrishna N S
UK headquartered SIMEC Atlantis Energy (SAE), on Thursday (13) unveiled the design for its new 2.0-megawatt tidal power turbine system which includes the largest and most powerful single axis turbine available on the commercial market. This next generation turbine will be capable of accommodating rotor diameters of between 20–24 meters, site dependent, with a cut in speed of less than one meter per second and a maximum of output of 2.0 MW at 3.05 m/s for a machine with a 20 meter rotor diameter, the company said in a statement. The AR2000 has been in development for over two years…
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