Cozumel, Quintana Roo | CEMIE-Caribe

Lead Organisation CEMIE-Océano
Country Mexico
Type Current
  • Type of Testing Current
    Year Established 2022
    Temperate/Tropical Tropical
    Commercial/Array/Full scale/Scale Scale
    Development Status Under construction


    This is still an idea in progress, but in-situ tests are already planned to occur for devices in development. This is a research endeavor and a nonprofit activity yet.
  • Number of Berths
    Water Depth 20m
    Min Water Depth (m)
    Max Water Depth (m)
    Avg Water Depth (m) 20
    Annual mean significant wave height
    Maximum recorded wave height
    Mean (averaged current speed) 1 - 2 m/s
    Maximum current speed
    Maximum tidal range
    Mean wind speed
    Max wind speed
    Seabed type Sand
    Total test area (km2)
    Distance to land 3 km
    Grid connected N
    Grid connection capacity
    Rated export capacity and connection
    Proximity to nearest harbour (km) 5 km
  • Demonstration Projects

    None yet

    R&D Projects

    CEMIE-Oceano; Newton Funds


    onshore supporting facilities, office space

    Equipment available to support site deployments

    current radar (Wamos), 3 ADCPs, Wave buoys

    Services of test programmes offered on site

    resource assessment, environmental monitoring