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  • 3 December 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Technology

    Following a comprehensive process of Expressions of Interest and the resulting recommendation by the French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME), the French Prime Minister has selected DCNS (OpenHydro parent company) and EDF Energies Nouvelles for the development of pilot tidal turbine arrays off the French coast of Normandy. The NORMANDIE HYDRO project will see […]

  • 21 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The world’s first assembly plant for OpenHydro tidal turbines was inaugurated in Cherbourg in the presence of numerous representatives of the Normandy authorities and foreign delegations. Built in ten months, this plant will start the production of the first two turbines for Canada and Japan. The plant will also supply tidal turbines for all French […]

  • 3 December 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Following a comprehensive process of Expressions of Interest and the resulting recommendation by the French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME), DCNS (OpenHydro parent company) and EDF Energies Nouvelles were selected for the development of pilot tidal turbine arrays off the French coast of Normandy. Originally announced in Cherbourg in September 2013 by the French […]

  • 27 July 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    In the fallout of the OpenHydro liquidation, the Chief Executive Officer of another tidal stream technology company Tim Cornelius said that SIMEC Atlantis Energy would be willing to engage in discussions with the French government to save the recently built Cherbourg tidal assembly plant, and deliver the EU-sanctioned Normandie Hydro tidal project within existing support mechanisms.

  • 15 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Technology

    The new tidal turbine plant in Cherbourg, France, built in only ten months and officially launched on June 14, will produce its first two turbines in a few weeks and deliver them to projects in Canada and Japan, developed by Cape Sharp Tidal and Kyuden Mirai Energy, respectively.

  • 29 July 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    MarineEnergy.biz has compiled the top news from marine energy industry from July 23 – 29, 2018.

  • 30 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The second turbine for EDF’s Paimpol-Bréhat tidal array has been successfully deployed by OpenHydro, a DCNS company.

  • 14 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    Naval Energies (former DCNS) and its subsidiary OpenHydro officially opened their tidal turbine plant in Cherbourg today, June 14, conveniently timing the inauguration as the International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE) taking place in Cherbourg marks its closing day. 

  • 19 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Naval Energies will officially launch the construction of a purpose-built tidal turbine assembly facility at Cherbourg Port in two days.

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

    Naval Energies and EDF Group have decided to bring the Paimpol-Bréhat tidal energy array demonstration project to a close.

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

    The prefecture of Manche in the French region of Normandy has officially authorized the construction of a pilot tidal farm in Raz Blanchard, off France.

  • 26 July 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The European Commission has found a French project promoting electricity generation from tidal energy – a 14MW Normandie Hydro array – to be in line with European Union State aid rules.

  • 28 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    The ceremony for laying the first stone for Naval Energies/OpenHydro tidal turbine plant took place in Cherbourg this month. The construction of this plant is a world first, embodying the start of the industrial phase, and represents a decisive step in the development of tidal energy in France and around the world. With a production […]

  • 19 October 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    SIMEC Atlantis Energy and the French region of Normandy have agreed to create a joint venture to develop a multi hundred-megawatt tidal stream project in Raz Blanchard in France.

  • 21 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Naval Energies has laid the first stone for the Cherbourg tidal turbines assembly plant in the presence of the Normandy region’s officials.

  • 15 February 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ireland-based designer and manufacturer of tidal turbines, OpenHydro, has raised €47 million ($53 million) which will be used to fund the equipment production and projects development in Europe and Canada, Bloomberg reports. A DCNS-owned company has secured €47 million from its shareholders since September 2015 when the company’s Board approved the process of raising funds. […]

  • 31 May 2016
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    OpenHydro, a DCNS company has deployed the second turbine bound for EDF’s Paimpol-Bréhat tidal array. When the turbines are connected to the grid over the summer, the project will be the world’s first grid-connected tidal array. After leaving the port of Brest on May 26, the turbine reached its site off the coast of Brittany […]

  • 21 January 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    DCNS has deployed first tidal turbine off Brittany, France, as part of the Paimpol-Bréhat tidal project.

  • 29 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    In the light of the recently announced tidal energy project in Japan, as well as other major tidal energy projects set for delivery this year in France and Canada, Tidal Energy Today spoke with Mr. Brendan Corr, CCO of the company at the forefront of tidal energy industry – OpenHydro.

  • 26 July 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    French-based Naval Energies – the parent company of tidal stream technology outfit OpenHydro – has decided to stop further investments into development of its tidal energy business, forcing the liquidation of the Irish-based subsidiary.

  • 1 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Naval Group’s subsidiary for marine renewable energies Naval Energies is planning to reduce its workforce due to slower market development than previously anticipated.

  • 25 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    MarineEnergy.biz has compiled the top news from marine energy industry from November 19 – 25, 2018.