PATENTS

Wave Power Renewables continues to strengthen its patent portfolio pertaining to the Oceanlinx technology.

 

Wave Power Renewables Limited (WPR) is proud of what it has achieved so far in relation to advancing the Oceanlinx technology.  Our third party validated technology has reached Technology Readiness Level 7 plus (TRL 7+).  The core technology at the heart of the Oceanlinx wave energy conversion system is protected in key markets around the world, including EU, US, Japan, China, New Zealand and Australia.  The picture below depicts the latest patent application as secondary application of the devices, a hybrid coastal defence integration application of the technology. 

 

An example of WPR's patented breakwater application

Patent Portfolio

Within the patent portfolio of the Oceanlinx technology, there are 4 families of patents, namely:

  • Oscillating Water Column  (PCT/AU2009/001128)
  • Latest airWAVE Turbine  (PCT/AU2011/001333)
  • PAT Turbine  (PCT/AU2010/001638)
  • Breakwater Wall Application  (PCT/AU2014/000984)

In total, pertaining to the Oceanlinx technology, WPR has currently 8 granted patents with more than 20 patent applications either accepted or under examination.