TECHNOLOGY:  

Autonomous Marine Energy Generation and Storage (AMEGS)

AFFILIATION:   Columbia Power Technologies, Inc., Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Track: Defense Systems
Area: Autonomous Systems
Tech Readiness: TRL 5

Tech Brief: The AMEGS technology provides energy-generation, energy-storage and communications capabilities for autonomous marine systems and sensors. AMEGS provides kilowatt-scale power by capturing and converting the energy in ocean waves into electricity. It can operate on or near the surface and in littoral and deep water environments.

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Increased mission persistence and reach, in addition to lower-total-cost-of-ownership for the following applications: - Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance - Mine Countermeasures - Anti-Submarine Warfare - Object Identification - Oceanography - Communication / Navigation Network Node - Port Security - Homeland Defense

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Org Type: Mid-stage Startup (A or B)
Website: http://www.columbiapwr.com