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Blue Eden project

£1.7 billion Blue Eden project to feature 320-MW tidal lagoon

The Blue Eden project proposed for the waterfront in Swansea, Wales, will include a new tidal lagoon, featuring underwater turbines with a capacity of 320 MW of renewable energy. The project is being led by...
Eco Wave Power

Eco Wave Power and CIMC OEI to develop, commercialize Eco Wave Power technology in...

Eco Wave Power Global AB has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with CIMC Offshore Engineering Institute Co. Ltd. (CIMC OEI) to work toward the promotion of a pilot plant in the People’s Republic...
Inna Braverman

Eco Wave Power founder and CEO Braverman wins SDG Excellence Award

Inna Braverman has won the first annual Dr. Shimrit Perkol-Finkel SDG Excellence Award for her demonstration of deep commitment to addressing climate change with Eco Wave Power’s solutions. Braverman, founder and chief executive officer of...
Orbital turbine

EC chooses Orbital Marine Power to lead FORWARD-2030 tidal energy project

Orbital Marine Power announces it will lead a pan-European consortium to deliver the €26.7 million (US$31.5 million) FORWARD-2030 project, set up to accelerate the commercial deployment of floating tidal energy. The Fast-tracking Offshore Renewable energy...
Ocean wave

U.S. DOE announces finalists for Waves to Water desalination prize

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) has announced five winners in the CREATE stage of the Waves to Water Prize, a competition focused on using the power...
Eco Wave Power logo

Eco Wave Power secures government approval for 1-MW wave energy project off Portugal

Eco Wave Power has secured approval from the Portuguese government for the installation and connection to the grid of a 1-MW wave energy project. Wave Energy Solutions, a subsidiary of Israel- and Sweden-headquartered Eco Wave...
Uisce Tapa Tidal Energy

Japan and Ireland partner on 4.5-MW tidal energy project in Canada

Japan’s Chubu Electric Power and Japanese transport company Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd. have entered into a development agreement with DP Energy, a renewable energy developer in Ireland, for the 4.5-MW Uisce Tapa Tidal Energy...
ORPC technology

ORPC secures $25 million in growth capital for marine energy technology development

Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC), a developer of renewable power systems that harness energy from free-flowing rivers and tidal currents, has secured a US$20 million investment commitment, with an additional $5 million closing this...
Marine mooring system

CorPower completes 45-tonne wave energy test rig

CorPower has constructed a 45-tonne wave energy test rig, capable of simulating ocean wave conditions anywhere in the world. Measuring 40 m long and 9 m wide, the system will play a fundamental role supporting...
Orbital Marine turbine

Orbital Marine Power’s O2 tidal turbine starts generating power at EMEC

Orbital Marine Power’s O2 tidal turbine has commenced grid-connected power generation at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney, Scotland. The floating turbine is anchored in the Fall of Warness, where a subsea cable connects...