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  • 27 May 2015
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    EU-funded CEFOW research project aims to accelerate wave power development, decrease the levelised cost of ocean energy and create an efficient supply chain for future wave power projects. CEFOW project is due for launch in June 2015, and will aim to demonstrate the viability of floating energy converters on a larger scale, and longer period of […]

  • 22 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    CEFOW project has changed the deployment plans for Wello’s Penguin wave energy converter, choosing the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) instead of Wave Hub as previously arranged.

  • 3 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Penguin wave energy device has reached Orkney ahead of scheduled deployment at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC).

  • 24 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Plymouth and Exeter universities have completed the first set of ecological studies as part of the EU Horizon 2020 funded Clean Energy from Ocean Waves (CEFOW) project.

  • 7 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello’s Penguin device has fed the electricity harnessed from the Orkney waves into the UK national grid.

  • 19 January 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Penguin wave energy device, developed by the Finnish wave energy company Wello Oy, has arrived to Falmouth harbour ahead of trials at Wave Hub set to take place later this year.

  • 5 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish company Wello has released a photo of the second version of its Penguin wave energy device that will soon be producing clean energy from the waves in Orkney, Scotland.

  • 6 December 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finland-based wave energy developer, Wello, has unveiled plans to deploy its Penguin wave energy device at Wave Hub site at the end of December.

  • 6 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello’s Penguin wave energy device has been installed over the weekend at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC).

  • 26 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello is preparing for the deployment of its Penguin wave energy converter at EMEC set to take place in early 2017.

  • 29 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Energy Today has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from October 23 – 29, 2017. FORESEA picks six offshore renewable energy winners The FORESEA program has approved six offshore renewable energy technology projects for support in its third call for applications. The technology developers selected for support include Blackfish, Bombora […]

  • 15 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello has informed that the new version of its Penguin wave energy converter produces 15% more power than the previous iterations.

  • 7 December 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A marine license for the installation of a wave energy array consisting of three Wello’s Penguin devices has been granted for a project in Scotland, just as the optimized, newly-built, Penguin wave energy converter hit the waters in Estonia.

  • 27 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    A&P Falmouth has won the contract to refit Wello Oy’s Penguin wave energy device ahead of its Wave Hub deployment later this year. A&P Falmouth is to conduct maintenance operations on Finnish wave energy developer’s Penguin wave energy device, before the scheduled summer deployment at Wave Hub test site, A&P informed. Wello Oy’s Penguin device […]

  • 20 October 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello has begun the testing of its Penguin II wave energy converter off Canary Islands, Spain. According to Wello, the testing of the 1:5 scaled device is expected to last for three months, although the length of the trials might be modified following the obtained results. During this initial testing phase, the […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Research & Development

    The European Commission’s research and innovation programme Horizon 2020 has granted EUR 17 million in funding for the Clean Energy From Ocean Waves (CEFOW) research project that is coordinated by Fortum. The mission of the five-year project is to research and develop the use of the Penguin wave energy converter, developed by the Finnish company Wello, in electricity grid connected […]

  • 25 April 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Wello said that its optimized Penguin model – WEC2 is complete and ready to depart the Tallinn shipyard over the next few days, to be towed towards Orkney, Scotland. The new wave energy converter device will be installed by the coast as soon as it arrives. According to Finnish technology company, Penguin WEC2 improves energy […]

  • 7 August 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Wello Oy has informed that Penguin wave energy converter (WEC) has now been operational 150 days since its deployment from the beginning of March. The 1MW Penguin WEC was installed at the European Marine Energy Centre’s (EMEC’s) grid-connected wave test site at Billia Croo by Orkney-based Green Marine. This is the first of three wave energy converters […]

  • 6 May 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Commission’s research and innovation programme Horizon 2020 has granted EUR 17 million in funding for the Clean Energy From Ocean Waves (CEFOW) research project that is coordinated by Fortum. The mission of the five-year project is to research and develop the use of the Penguin wave energy converter, developed by the Finnish company Wello, in electricity grid connected […]

  • 10 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The second version of the Penguin wave energy converter – developed by Finnish company Wello – is said to have reached 110% increase in power production as it gears up to join its ‘younger sibling’ deployed off Scotland.

  • 13 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello has released a video featuring the recent installation of its Penguin wave energy device at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC).

  • 25 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello’s Penguin wave energy converter – WEC2 has arrived in Orkney, Scotland where it awaits deployment. The WEC2 arrived from Tallinn shipyard to Orkney, where it will be installed by the coast. The Penguin WEC2 is Wello’s first full-scale commercially ready wave energy converter. Wello has previously tested it’s prototype the Penguin WEC1 at Orkney […]