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  • 20 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) and Oregon State University have concluded negotiations around the development and operation of the Pacific Marine Energy Center South Energy Test Site (PMEC-SETS), a wave energy test facility to be constructed off the coast of Newport, Oregon. The Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center at Oregon State University is […]

  • 18 July 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    US Energy Department’s Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) and Oregon State University have concluded detailed negotiations for the development and operation of the national wave energy test site.

  • 27 September 2012

    As OPB reports, the first large scale wave energy research site could find its place in Oregon. Namely, the Department of Energy has granted USD 4 million for the project development. Belinda Batten, who directs the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center at Oregon State University, said the project will help make the wave energy […]

  • 15 February 2012
    Research & Development, Technology

    The next generation of wind energy facilities in the United States may be built offshore where winds are stronger, floating platforms could be utilized, and links to power grids may already exist. Though the development of such offshore wind towers locally is still in the conceptual stage, there already is concern over the potential impacts […]

  • 20 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

      News these days from the Oregon State University seems to have taken its cue from Jules Verne. Lori Tobias (oregonlive) [mappress] Source: oregonlive, October 20 , 2011

  • 27 September 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Oregon will soon host the first large scale wave energy research site, OPB writes. Namely, the Department of Energy has granted USD 4 million for the project development. Accordingly, the project will be connected to the on-shore electrical grid thus enabling the researchers to test the amount of power the buoys convert into electricity. Belinda […]

  • 12 June 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Gulf Island Fabrication has received a contract for the construction of an additional Regional Class Research Vessel (RCRV) for Oregon State University (OSU). The company was awarded the contract for the first vessel in July 2017, which included options for two additional vessels. The vessels, to be built in Houma, Louisiana, will be able to carry up […]

  • 22 March 2019

    Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), the Pacific Marine Energy Center (PMEC), and Oregon State University (OSU) are hosting an integrated wave energy converter (WEC) design workshop in September. The workshop will take place at Oregon State University on September 16 and 17, 2019. During the two day workshop, participants will work with SNL and PMEC researchers […]

  • 26 April 2018
    Research & Development

    Oregon State University has submitted a plan for the construction and operation of a wave energy test site off the Oregon coast. The project is designed to allow commercial wave energy developers the opportunity to test different technologies for harnessing the untapped energy of ocean waves, OSU explained. Submitting the draft license application to the […]

  • 17 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Oregon State University (OSU) is looking to hire a Director for the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC).

  • 25 April 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Oregon State University (OSU) has submitted a 1,000-page draft license application that outlines construction and operation details of a wave energy test site off the Oregon coast.

  • 5 March 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Oregon’s lawmakers have approved a budget bill which includes additional state investment of $3 million for the Oregon State University Northwest Marine Renewable Energy Center.

  • 8 February 2011

    CORVALLIS, Ore. th Oregon State University oceanographers deployed their first undersea glider in 2005 and in the past five years, their sma… [mappress] Source:media-newswire, February 8, 2011;

  • 14 July 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Oregon State University (OSU) researchers have conducted a study into the relation of sediment and animal life on the sea floor which could simplify the development of wave and wind renewable energy sites in the Pacific Northwest.

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

    One of the finalist teams in the Wave Energy Prize challenge, AquaHarmonics, has completed its 1:20 scale WEC ahead of the final testing at the US Navy’s maneuvering and seakeeping basin (MASK) in Carderock scheduled for the last week of August.

  • 10 March 2011
    Research & Development

    Rene Larrave, CEO of Neptune Wave Power, has a barrier to overcome as he nurtures his startup wave-energy technology company. The company is… By Christina Williams (sustainablebusinessoregon) [mappress] Source: sustainablebusinessoregon, March 10, 2011  

  • 11 January 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Oregon legislators are asking the state to provide $4.6 million for the construction of the PMEC wave energy test center.

  • 7 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    NOAA’s National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science has awarded more than $1.1 million for research to give coastal communities new ways to incorporate natural infrastructure, such as restored wetlands, into their coastal resilience planning for sea level rise and coastal flooding. Coastal communities and their ecosystems are threatened by rising seas and coastal flooding that […]

  • 8 January 2015
    Environment

    A study done in collaboration of researchers suggests that wave energy systems developed in the Pacific Northwest could be integrated into the overall energy grid at lower costs than some other forms of alternative energy, including wind power. The study demonstrates that “wave energy will have fewer problems with variability than some energy sources and […]

  • 14 September 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    The proposed Energy and Water 2019 spending bill, which allots $5 million for the development of PacWave national wave energy test site, has passed the full senate in Oregon.

  • 3 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Oregon Legislative Assembly has appropriated $800,000 to support the Pacific Marine Energy Center’s South Energy Test Site (PMEC-SETS) grid-connected wave energy test site. The appropriation was made to the Oregon State University National Marine Renewable Energy Center, which is working on developing the PMEC-SETS off Newport, Oregon. The site is expected to feature full-scale, […]

  • 23 October 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    The Pacific Marine Energy Center (PMEC), Oregon State University and Sandia National Laboratories are organizing a 2-day workshop to offer a hands-on understanding of the wave energy converter (WEC) design theory and experimental testing approach. The workshop will pay specific attention on dynamics, control, signal processing, experimental design and analysis, and full-scale design. The workshop […]