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World’s biggest wave energy park could be built off Cornwall coast

Simply Blue energy is hoping to initiate the UK's first Wave Energy Park at the Wave Hub facility 10 miles from the coast at Hayle.

The project, which is expected to be completed in 2017, would see around 200 generators located at the Wave Hub facility, providing a 10MW generating capacity. This will make it the largest Wave Energy Park in the world.

The generators would come from Sweden, where an entrepreneurial company called Seabased Industry AB have apparently met the challenge of harnessing energy from the sea.

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