Two years of continuous METOCEAN measurements at Mongstad, Norway, 2011-2013.
As part of the design of the full-scale CO2 capture plant at Mongstad in Norway (Mongstad CCM project), NIVA conducted measurements of currents, temperature and salinity in the sea area considered for a new cooling water intake, and outlet. The present report summarizes the data collection program and the main findings.
The measurements lasted from April 2011 to May 2013. The data return was regarded as satisfactory, over-all better than 90%.
The present report is mainly based on the 24 extensive monthly data reports and the Annual reports provided underway.
Read the full report here.