Earth, Atmosphere & Environment Sciences


Floating Wave Powered Navigational Buoy


Earth, Atmosphere & Environment Sciences

Focus Area:

Ocean Technology

Developing Agency:

National Institute of Ocean Technology, Tamil Nadu

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology Developed

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Brief Description

Description :

National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) has built an all-weather floating buoy in the 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 harbors.

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