Search results for: Nova Scotia Energy Deparment

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  • 6 February 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Big Moon Canada Corporation (BMP) has signed up for a permit to construct a 5MW tidal energy demonstration project in Nova Scotia’s Minas Passage.

  • 25 June 2018

    The Government of Nova Scotia has outlined its plans for geoscience work on the second phase of the Offshore Growth Strategy.

  • 10 November 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization Innovacorp has appointed two new members to its board of directors.

  • 15 June 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    The government of Canadian Province of Nova Scotia has on Thursday, June 15, sworn in new ministers for energy, and environment.

  • 10 November 2015
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    Nova Scotia government has introduced a new electricity plan that will have more predictable power rates, more competition and innovation, and a utility that is more accountable to ratepayers. The new plan outlines a vision for the next 25 years and reflects findings from a review that heard from more than 1,300 Nova Scotians and […]

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

    Black Rock Tidal Power (BRTP), a Schottel Hydro company, is seeking a tidal research and testing assistant who will assist its team in operation and monitoring of a tidal energy project in Canada.

  • 17 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    The Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA), in cooperation with Nova Scotia’s Department of Energy (NSDOE) and Dalhousie University, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for testing of innovative technologies and methodologies related to tidal energy at Dalhousie University’s Aquatron test tank facility. 

  • 22 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The province is asking Nova Scotians for their thoughts on a discussion paper about the approval process for larger-scale tidal devices. This fulfills another commitment of the province’s Marine Renewable Energy Strategy. “The Marine Renewable Energy Strategy outlines how we plan to work together for research, development and regulation to guide tidal development in the […]

  • 23 November 2016
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Cape Sharp Tidal, a partnership between Emera and OpenHydro/DCNS, has connected its two-megawatt tidal turbine to Nova Scotia’s power grid. Cape Sharp Tidal deployed the OpenHydro turbine two weeks ago at the Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) test site near Parrsboro. The first, out of two turbines planned to be installed by Cape Sharp at […]

  • 22 August 2013
    Authorities & Government

    The province of Nova Scotia is asking Nova Scotians for their thoughts on a discussion paper about the approval process for larger-scale tidal devices. This fulfills another commitment of the province’s Marine Renewable Energy Strategy. “The Marine Renewable Energy Strategy outlines how we plan to work together for research, development and regulation to guide tidal […]

  • 11 October 2013

    Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) announced that the OERA Student Research Travel Program has provided four Nova Scotia students the opportunity to travel to the USA, Canada and Ireland to conduct their thesis research in the fields of marine renewable energy and offshore geosciences. The September 2013 Student Research Travel Program award recipients are:  Matthew […]

  • 31 August 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization Innovacorp has named Malcolm Fraser as its new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

  • 5 March 2019
    Research & Development

    Nova Scotia Department of Energy and Mines (NSDEM) has released a ‘Request for Proposals’ (RFP) for the assessment of tidal energy benefits to Nova Scotia. After 10 years of sector development, NSDEM is seeking to revisit initial economic development assumptions in order to identify existing and emerging opportunities for Nova Scotians. The deadline for submission […]

  • 11 February 2011
    Technology

    Nova Scotia’s bid to become a North American leader in the development, supply and support of tidal energy projects took another step forward today with the announcement that an international consortium will test one of the world’s largest tidal turbines in the Bay of Fundy’s aggressive marine environment. Atlantis Resources Corporation, a world-leading tidal technology […]

  • 8 November 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA) has hired several experts to determine if there is a practical business case for establishing and operating a small-scale tidal test facility in Nova Scotia.

  • 4 February 2019
    Authorities & Government

    Nova Scotia’s early stage venture capital organization Innovacorp has recently appointed two new members to its board of directors. The new appointments are Nicole LeBlanc, a native of St. George, New Brunswick, and Eleanor Beaton of Windsor. LeBlanc is a dynamic member of Canada’s startup community. She serves as the director of investments and partnerships […]

  • 8 October 2013
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development

    OERA is inviting submissions of Expressions of Interest (EOI) as a first step, followed by a request for detailed proposals from qualified applicants – to provide a comprehensive assessment of the value proposition and potential economic value of tidal power development to Nova Scotia, the Atlantic region and Canada.    The value proposition will serve […]

  • 21 October 2015
    Exploration & Production

    Stena IceMAX Drillship, owned by the UK company Stena Drilling, arrived in the Nova Scotia’s waters on Tuesday. The vessel will work on Shell Canada’s $1 billion exploration program in the Shelburne Basin, about 250 kilometres off southwestern Nova Scotia. Shell submitted a successful bid for the area in 2012, and Shell’s Shelburne Basin Venture […]

  • 11 October 2013

    Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) announces that the OERA Student Research Travel Program has provided four Nova Scotia students the opportunity to travel to the USA, Canada and Ireland to conduct their thesis research in the fields of marine renewable energy and offshore geosciences. The September 2013 Student Research Travel Program award recipients are: Matthew […]

  • 2 August 2012

    The Halifax Shipyard is Irving Shipbuilding Inc.’s (ISI) largest facility and company head office. It is a full- service shipyard offering a range of services for new build up to 120 metres and ship repair for vessels up to Panamax-size beam. It is home to the biggest floating docks and the largest machine shop in […]

  • 5 June 2014

    Nova Scotia is preparing to host up to 900 leaders and experts in the global marine renewable energy industry this November when the International Conference on Ocean Energy (ICOE) comes to town. The conference and Nova Scotia’s sector experts are being highlighted as part of Oceans Week. “ICOE has become the most significant event for […]

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

    The Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA) has launched the Nova Scotia Tidal Energy Research Portal.