Marine

All news, project announcements, research and innovation in grid-scale and small scale marine energy which includes electricity generated via tidal, wave, floating hybrid, and ocean current energy. It includes new projects, as well as operations and maintenance of equipment such as energy wave converters, turbines, fabricators, surge devices and buoys.It includes the sustainable use of the marine environment, maximising use of ocean space and protecting marine animals.

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UK unveils new marine innovation project to drive Blue Economy

The ADMIRALTY Marine Innovation Programme will be led by the UKHO’s Research, Design and Innovation team and RE_SET.
Corpower Ocean

Corpower Ocean appoints head of Portuguese operations

Global wave energy developer CorPower Ocean has appointed Miguel Silva as the head of the comapny's operations in Portugal.

European Marine Energy Centre receives highest international designation

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has been designated with Renewable Energy Testing Laboratory (RETL) status, the highest international designation for marine energy test laboratories.
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New initiative to support cleantech maritime start-ups

To help the maritime industry reduce CO2 emissions, cleantech firms can receive a boost from a new multi-million maritime tech scale-up initiative.

CorPower Ocean secures funding for breakthrough wave energy tech

CorPower Ocean has secured funding for its new generation of wave energy converters that are inspired by the pumping principles of the human heart.

Rolls-Royce and MAN Energy partner on fleet asset management platform

Rolls-Royce business unit Power Systems and MAN Energy Solutions have signed a MoU to collaborate on the open asset-and-fleet-management-system, mýa.

CorPower establishes €16m R&D facility for wave energy in Portugal

CorPower is establishing a €16 million ($18 million) facility in Portugal for research, development and manufacturing of wave energy converters.
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Marine energy generates £124m for Welsh economy

A total of £123.7 million ($154.8 million) has been invested into the Welsh economy as a result of marine technology to-date, and £27.5 million ($34.4 million) in the last year, according to a new report by industry association Marine Energy Wales.
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Tidal energy: Riding a wave of optimism

For years the concept of tidal energy struggled to get off the drawing board, but this has changed thanks to a series of successful demonstration projects and an influx of investment.

Offshore wind challenge to protect marine mammals using real-time data

Iberdrola affiliate company, Vineyard Wind, has launched a new Startup Challenge calling for innovative ideas that use real-time data to monitor marine mammals in the vicinity of offshore wind farms.

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