Ireland's Lir ocean test facility set for New Year kick-off

The Lir National Ocean Test Facility (Lir-NOTF) will mark the start of the new year by progressing into the ...

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Wave Energy Scotland seeks control systems expertise

Scottish wave body Wave Energy Scotland (WES) is looking to appoint up to three external assessors to provide ...

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German wave power start-up eyes Dutch ABC islands

SINN Power has presented the potential of its wave energy technology for providing clean and renewable power to ...

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Minesto plans ahead with Welsh government behind its back

Swedish marine energy developer Minesto has entered formal planning phase together with the Welsh government for ...

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CorPower Ocean secures €2.3M investment boost

Swedish developer CorPower Ocean has received over €2 million from the mix of private and industrial investors to ...

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US small ocean energy businesses up for $20M gov grants

US Department of Energy (DOE) has issued its second funding opportunity for small businesses to address multiple ...

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IHES wave power prototype basks under French sun

GEPS Techno’s hybrid WAVEGEM platform, combining solar and wave energy, has been inaugurated at Chantiers de ...

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Wave power for oil and gas ops demo starts in the Adriatic

Ocean Power Technologies’ (OPT) PowerBuoy has been deployed in the Adriatic Sea by oil and gas company Eni in a ...

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Christmas comes early for GKinetic with Oz patent approval

Irish tidal energy developer GKinetic Energy has been granted patent protection in Australia for the ‘Power ...

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Eleven companies in line for Swansea Bay lagoon development

Eleven companies and organizations have expressed an interest in delivering a tidal lagoon for Swansea Bay, the ...

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SIMEC Atlantis wraps Canada’s tidal sale

SIMEC Atlantis Energy has completed the proposed sale of its stake in the Canadian tidal energy joint venture to ...

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MeyGen tidal array reconnects all four turbines to grid

SIMEC Atlantis Energy has completed the redeployment of two 1.5MW turbines at the MeyGen tidal energy project in ...

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Global OTEC Resources unveils floating OTEC concept

UK company Global OTEC Resources has released images of its first design concepts for the company’s 1MW floating ...

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Marine Energy Alliance opens first call for applications

The first Call for Applications of the Marine Energy Alliance (MEA) opened on December 17, 2108. The aim of MEA is ...

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French tidal turbine armors with smart monitoring

French tidal energy company Sabella has teamed up with QOS Energy to improve the performance monitoring of its ...

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Ofgem proposes changes to Orkney tidal power link

UK energy regulator Ofgem has put forward changes to Scottish and Southern Energy Networks' (SSEN) plan to build a ...

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Top news, December 10 - 16, 2018

MarineEnergy.biz has compiled the top news from marine energy industry from December 10 - 16, 2018.

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SINN Power ‘recollects’ wave power mementos

In a retrospective of the past year, German wave energy start-up SINN Power has looked back on wave energy ...

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American energy-water desal hub gets $100M gov funds

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced $100 million to establish an Energy-Water Desalination Hub that ...

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Partrac delivers site characterization for Morlais tidal

Scottish marine survey specialist Partrac has conducted a detailed geophysical survey of the Morlais Tidal ...

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France Energies Marines joins OES environmental crew

French marine industry body France Energies Marines (FEM) has joined the Ocean Energy Systems (OES)-led ...

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OERA opens targeted tidal research call

Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA) has launched a call for research proposals for tidal ...

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Inyanga-Tech secures marine engineering contract for mWave

Cornish start-up Inyanga-Tech has been hired by Bombora Wave Power Europe for marine engineering services as part ...

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BOLT Lifesaver runs over 50 days at 100% uptime

Norwegian company Fred. Olsen has informed its BOLT Lifesaver wave energy device passed 50 days of non-stop power ...

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EMEC veteran wins International Standards Maker Award

John Griffiths, Associate of the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) and former Technical and Compliance Director, ...

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North Sea Region funds ocean energy pilots scale-up

The Ocean Energy Scale-up Alliance (OESA) project, coordinated by the Dutch Marine Energy Centre (DMEC), has ...

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Alaska wave buoy gets carried away

A Spoondrift wave buoy that ACEP's researchers deployed as part of Sandia National Laboratories project to improve ...

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