Marine Hydrokinetics

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Bernadette Hernandez-Sanchez

Bernadette A. Hernandez-Sanchez is the project lead for the Advanced Materials Program and DOE's Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Database (MHTDB). The Advanced Materials Program focuses on understanding the properties and performance of materials and coatings being investigated for potential marine hydrokinetic (MHK) and ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) technologies as well as developing novel anti-biofouling [...]

By |June 13th, 2011|EC, Energy, News, News & Events, Renewable Energy, Water Power|Comments Off on Bernadette Hernandez-Sanchez

Market Acceleration & Deployment

Sandia's Water Power Technology program seeks to reduce the cost and time required to deploy marine hydrokinetic (MHK) devices. We utilize numerical modeling and experiments to develop solutions to the concerns and needs of both developers and regulators. Our work includes: Developing tools for identifying and mitigating environmental risks Providing data to accelerate permitting [...]

By |March 22nd, 2011|Comments Off on Market Acceleration & Deployment

Water Power

Developing tools for optimizing the U.S. hydropower fleet's performance with minimal environmental impact. Improving the power performance and reliability of marine hydrokinetic technologies. Addressing barriers to development, deployment, and evaluation of marine hydrokinetic devices. Characterizing wave energy resources for improved test siting and device deployment. This newsletter highlights key [...]

By |January 27th, 2011|Comments Off on Water Power