Earth, Atmosphere & Environment Sciences


Floating Wave Powered Navigational Buoy


Earth, Atmosphere & Environment Sciences

Focus Area:

Ocean Technology

Developing Agency:

National Institute of Ocean

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology Developed

Brief Description

Description :

National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) has built an all-weather floating buoy in sea for powering a beacon lamp on top of the buoy and oceanographic related components using energy extracted from the ocean waves. The floating buoy can be used as a navigational buoy in ports and harbours.