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WITT energy harvesting

A new wave energy transmission for subsea power

February 2021
Gallery WITT energy harvesting 1
Gallery WITT energy harvesting 1
01.

Identification

WITT is an energy harvesting system that turns motion from wind, water and humans and turns it into electrical power with zero emissions.

Capturing and making use of Naturally Occurring Motion Energy (NOME) for electricity remains a key challenge. WITT Energy addresses this challenge by taking the motion in water, wind and humans and turning it into electrical power which can be stored and called upon when needed. The Solution uses naturally occurring motions, such as those generated by water currents, to generate electricity by capturing energy from all six degrees of freedom. The system is zero emissions, recyclable and scalable, with units able to be built from centimetres to metres from standard industry parts. An example of the Solution in practice is the harvesting of sub-sea water motion & turning it into power to provide a solution for the aquaculture industry. This has huge potential for sectors such as fish farms, and could replace polluting diesel generators with clean energy.

Sector

Label Date February 2021
From United Kingdom
Maturity stage Prototype testing 1:1 in the lab
Looking For Network, new clients, visibility, funding, partners, credibility

Sectors - Value chain - Application

Sectors
Applications
Design, Power & Produce
Package & Distribute
Use & Efficiency
Valorize & Restore
Value Chain Steps
02.

The environmental benefits

  • Replacing diesel generators with this Solution on a fish farm would save 293 tonnes of CO2 per year
  • Zero emissions from operation
03.

The Financial benefits

  • Payback for clients in just a few years
  • Could avoid the need for diesel generators in some industries by 2022
04.

Activity Region

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Europe

United Kingdom,

  • Headquarters
  • Activity
05.

Company Profile

WITTEnergy

WITT harvests motion and turns it into power, zero emissions in all water, even subsea, lowering the carbon emissions.

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Headquarters Plymouth PL1 1AR, UK
06.

Networking Partner

Cleantech Group

The Cleantech Group is a company that supports the development and marketability of clean technologies. The Cleantech Group provides members of its Cleantech network access to capital, investors, research and promotional opportunities. The group also provides advisory services for large corporations and governments.

Founded in 2002, the Cleantech Group owns the term "cleantech" as a registered trademark.

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Solutions Associated 45

International Cleantech Network

The International Cleantech Network (ICN) is a global network of 13 cleantech clusters on the international forefront of providing innovative and sustainable solutions to meet the growing demand for green technologies.

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Solutions Associated 88

InnoEnergy

InnoEnergy supports and invests in innovation at every stage of the journey – from classroom to end-customer.

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Solutions Associated 42

The Enterprise Europe Network

The Enterprise Europe Network helps businesses innovate and grow on an international scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions.

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Global Green Energy Innovation Technology Collaboration

Global Green Energy Innovation Technology Collaboration (GEIC) is composed of The Asian Photovoltaic Industry Association (APVIA) and New Energy Industry Association for Asia and the Pacific (NEIAAP) and Shanghai New Energy Industry Association (SNEIA) .

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