LIMPET

LIMPET is a is a fixed structure shoreline Oscillating Water Column (OWC) wave power plant that operates with a pneumatic turbine.  A 500 kW prototype unit was installed at Isle of Islay, Scotland in 2000, and this has been extensively researched, publicised and internationally recognized.  For further information about LIMPET click here.

For further information, please contact:
Prof Trevor Whittaker
Environmental Engineering Research Centre (EERC)
School of Planning, Architecture and Civil Engineering
Tel: +44 (0) 28 9097 4031
E-mail: t.whittaker@qub.ac.uk