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  • 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 […]

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 […]

  • 24 June 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello, a Finnish wave energy player, has developed the Penguin wave energy device that produces power by riding the waves. Wello has based their wave energy technology by re-purposing existing technologies from wind energy sector. Wello’s Penguin converts waves to electricity directly with continuous rotational movement. Its patented key invention is to convert wave movement […]

  • 31 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Saipem and Wello have undertaken to work together for the successful execution of their first joint project. This will be in the framework of the memorandum of understanding signed last September regarding the deployment of WEC Penguin technology for the production of energy from marine waves. The project involves the deployment of WEC Penguin technology […]

  • 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 […]

  • 27 July 2019
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    MarineEnergy.biz has compiled the top news from marine energy industry from July 22 – July 28, 2019. SIMEC Atlantis Wraps Up SeaGen Decom Project Wello’s Penguin WEC2 Arrives in Orkney for Deployment SME Gets New Tidal Licence in Canada Sabella Gets New President Okinawa Tech Institute Trials New WEC Unit Off Japan

  • 31 October 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Saipem and Wello have undertaken to work together for the successful execution of their first joint project. This will be in the framework of the memorandum of understanding signed last September regarding the deployment of WEC Penguin technology for the production of energy from marine waves. The project involves the deployment of WEC Penguin technology […]

  • 11 April 2019
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish technology company focused on ocean-wave energy conversion, Wello, has signed a letter of intent with Inix Group for two projects of 30MW total offshore India. In partnership with the Indian government, Ixin, part of Ixar Group, is looking to acquire Wello’s Penguin Core package for the construction of 20MW and 10MW wave energy parks. […]

  • 27 July 2012

    Finnish renewable technology developer, Wello Ltd, has successfully installed the Penguin wave energy converter (WEC) to Orkney waters, having chosen Fendercare Marine, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, as one of its key partners for the project. The Penguin wave energy converter is now floating and connected to a mooring system in the Billia […]

  • 27 July 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Finnish renewable technology developer, Wello Ltd, has successfully installed the Penguin wave energy converter (WEC) to Orkney waters, having chosen Fendercare Marine, part of James Fisher and Sons plc, as one of its key partners for the project. The Penguin wave energy converter is now floating and connected to a mooring system in the Billia […]

  • 25 March 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Wello’s Penguin wave energy converter (WEC) has sunk at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Billia Croo wave test site, off the west coast of Orkney. As part of the ongoing operational monitoring an issue was identified last week and following inspection it was confirmed that the device was taking on water. The device has […]

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello has teamed up with Korean company BSR to establish a wave energy demonstration project in Korea.

  • 18 March 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Wello has released its decommissioning plan for their 500 kW ‘Penguin’ wave energy converter (WEC) at the European Marine Energy Centre’s (EMEC) wave test site, Billia Croo Orkney. First installation of the mooring system and the Penguin I device was completed 30th June 2012 with recovery on the 9th September 2012. There are various test […]

  • 9 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Finnish wave energy technology provider Wello has signed a contract with the Chinese conglomerate CIMC OEI. This contract paves Wello’s way to the Chinese energy market and enables Wello to reach a most competitive position in renewable energy technology markets worldwide, the company said. The co-operation begins with a joint research phase for defining […]

  • 21 January 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Following an 8 day tow from Scotland, where it has been on trials since 2013, the Penguin wave energy converter has arrived to Falmouth on January 19, 2016.

  • 15 September 2020
    Business developments & projects, Research & Development, Technology, Transition

    Finnish technology developer Wello has chosen the Basque test site to trial its latest Penguin wave energy converter. This year, Wello will install its floating WEC at the BiMEP marine energy test site off the coast of Armintza. Consequently, a deal was signed this month and the device should be installed in the second half […]

  • 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.

  • 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.