Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation’s proprietary OTEC and SWAC plant designs have generated a robust pipeline of inquiries, global customers, and projects:

  • US Virgin Islands: Approved by USVI Public Services Commission to build a 15MW OTEC system producing 5.0 million gallons of water per day. Discussions in progress with the USVI Government, Water and Power Authority, and our technical partners with the objective of signing power purchase and water supply agreements
  • American Samoa: Signed MoU with American Samoa Power Authority and American Samoa Department of Commerce for OTE to prepare costs for several OTEC related projects including fossil-fuel free electricity, seawater, air-conditioning, and a comprehensive economic development plan utilizing the OTEC ancillary products such as potable/bottle water and high-profit aquaculture, mariculture, and agriculture opportunities
  • The Philippines: Multiple OTEC/Potable Water plants – OTE has attended meetings with representatives of the Philippines government and is working with the US Department of Commerce and the US Embassy in Manila, Philippines to further discussions with several prospective business partners
  • Cayman Islands: SWAC plant for the new Health City medical campus - signed General Terms Agreement (GTA)
  • The Bahamas: OTE has designed a large SWAC system for the new Baha Mar resort in The Bahamas to supply seawater cooling to five hotels and a 100,000 square foot casino, with construction work already carried out on the land side of the resort. Discussions with the new Owners are expected to take place when the resort fully opens
  • US Territories in the Pacific Rim: Combined OTEC/Potable Water/Sustainable Food production opportunities - proposals submitted to the US Government and a major Defense Contractor for OTEC and/or SWAC Plants for Guam, Diego Garcia, and other Military Bases in the Asia Pacific region
  • Zanzibar, Tanzania, Africa: OTEC/Potable Water plants - signed MoU


If you would like to submit a project for OTE's consideration, please download the form here and email the completed form to Becky Wink Cooper.