Marine Energy

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...
tidal turbine

Testing proves Sustainable Marine’s tidal technology can operate for two decades

UK-based Sustainable Marine has completed testing of its tidal turbine rotors with the MaREI Centre at the National University of Ireland, Galway. The project, delivered under the Marinet2 — Horizon 2020, which supports the testing...
PacWave South site

DOE funding $27 million to accelerate ocean wave energy technology to market

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced up to $27 million in federal funding for research and development projects to convert energy more efficiently from ocean waves into carbon-free electricity. This funding opportunity aims...
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Eco Wave Power wins grant to research advanced generation wave energy tech

Eco Wave Power and the UK Queen Mary University of London have won a grant from the Wohl Clean Growth Alliance to conduct research on how the two can enhance Eco Wave Power’s energy...
Eco Wave Power

Eco Wave Power chosen for accelerator projects in Spain and UK

Israeli company Eco Wave Power has been selected to participate in two European accelerator programs, the Rising Up in Spain initiative and the Cleantech Bootcamp 2021 in the UK. The projects will enable the company...
Atlantis turbine

IEC: An ocean of progress in standardization of marine energy

Oceans offer one of the largest untapped sources of energy on earth. Tide, river and ocean current and wave power, as well as differences in temperature and salinity, can be used to produce energy. By...
Mocean Energy

Mocean Energy wave machine begins sea trials at EMEC

Mocean Energy has commenced testing of its Blue X wave energy prototype at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney. In the past few days, the 20-m-long, 38-tonne wave machine has been towed from...
Eco Wave Power

Eco Wave Power participating in Digital Twin of the Ocean project

Wave energy developer Eco Wave Power will participate in the ILIAD Project, aimed at developing, operating and demonstrating the ILIAD Digital Twin of the Ocean (DTO). ILIAD will commercialize an interoperable, data-intensive and cost-effective DTO,...
PacWave South site

DOE to issue funding opportunity to advance wave energy technologies

The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) intends to issue a Funding Opportunity Announcement in summer 2021 to support open water research and development (R&D) at the PacWave...