Coldwater pipe for Indian 1 MW OTEC barge ready

According to Silicon India the Indian Department of Ocean Development’s (DOD) OTEC project is ready to deploy a one kilometre deep cold water pipeline. The pipeline will be installed on a one megawatt barge mounted OTEC installation. DOD secretary Harsh K. Gupta said the one-kilometre-deep underwater pipeline is complete. The barge is ready “and the DOD technical team is only waiting for a fair weather window” to connect the line to the barge”.

Edit: A reader points out that this article was published on 22 January 2004. Thanks Paul! Not sure how that ended up in my news queue. Sorry about that.

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