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  • 1 October 2019

    QED Naval has appointed Keith Murray as chief commercial officer. Murray joins at a particularly exciting time as QED invests further in specifically delivering its EMEA project pipeline, and developing its industry leading, tidal ventures. Murray brings over 25 years of professional experience in the fields of operations, construction and project management, having developed major […]

  • 2 August 2018

    Irish hydrokinetic technolgy developer DesignPro Renewables confirmed on August 2 that the installation of its 25kW hydrokinetic turbine at the SEENEOH test site in France is on schedule for this September.

  • 30 March 2020

    Nova Scotia’s call for applications to fill the vacant tidal energy berth at the Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE) has been cancelled. “In coordination with government and after consultation with applicants to the call for applications, the procurement administrator has decided to exercise its reserved right to cancel the current call without filling […]

  • 18 April 2018

    Subsea Energy Solutions has delivered a part of the subsea equipment package for Minesto’s Deep Green tidal energy project at the Holyhead Deep, and is currently working on the production of the rest of the order.

  • 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 […]

  • 31 January 2019

    Orbital Marine Power is currently recruiting for a variety of positions within the company. The Scottish engineering firm focused on the development of a tidal energy turbine technology is looking for a Procurement Officer, Finance Officer, Office Administrator and Electrical Technician. Formerly Scotrenewables Tidal Power, Orbital Marine has recently secured £7-million funding to build its […]

  • 4 September 2018

    Minesto has named its first utility-scale marine energy kite (DG500) Barcud Gwyrdd, which is Welsh for Green Kite.

  • 29 April 2019

    Ocean Renewable Power Company (ORPC) has shipped out its commercial RivGen device from Maine to Igiugig Village, Alaska. The RivGen device will be installed in the Kvichak River this summer to provide electricity to the remote community of Igiugig. The device was manufactured at Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority’s (MRRA) Brunswick Landing. The RivGen power system […]

  • 15 January 2019

    Gothenburg-based mooring solutions provider Moorlink, a Vryhof company, has secured a renewables contract in Hawaii, where its swivels are capable of outstanding performance in extreme conditions. According to Vryhof, the new deal highlights Moorlink’s commitment to the emerging renewables marine energy market and its ability to customize innovative and cost efficient solutions for pressurised budgets […]

  • 13 April 2018
    Authorities & Government, Technology

    Nova Scotia’s Department of Energy has issued two permits to Big Moon Power (BMP) for a tidal electricity project in the Bay of Fundy, granting an off-grid testing of a 100kW prototype and phased installation of a 5MW tidal energy project.

  • 23 January 2019

    UK’s technology innovation and research centre for offshore renewable energy, ORE Catapult, is looking for a regional innovation manager based in Cornwall. Reporting to the Sector Lead Wave & Tidal Energy, this role should help maintain and grow ORE Catapult’s established support to SME innovation in the South West. The role will promote ORE Catapult’s […]

  • 23 April 2019
    Authorities & Government

    Nova Innovation has welcomed Llyr Gruffydd, a Welsh Plaid Cymru politician and a member of the Welsh Assembly for the North Wales region, to its office in Caernarfon to discuss the Ynys Enlli tidal energy project. Nova teamed up with regional renewable energy organization YnNi Llyn to develop a tidal energy project at Bardsey Sound […]

  • 11 September 2018
    Environment, Technology

    The Cape Sharp tidal turbine has started showing signs of life following some month and a half of being disengaged after the liquidation of OpenHydro. However, this is only in terms of environmental monitoring, while the turbine is still disconnected from the electricity grid.

  • 24 July 2019

    French tidal and ocean stream turbine developer Sabella has appointed Benoît Bazire as chairman of board of directors. Jean François Daviau president and founder of Sabella, has decided to leave his position as head of the company. He remains a shareholder and board member of Sabella. To continue its development, Sabella said it must now […]

  • 8 May 2018
    Authorities & Government

    The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) Committee and the Welsh Affairs Committee have announced an inquiry into the UK government’s decision-making process for Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon and will examine the reasons behind the failure to reach a final decision five years after the exploratory discussions began.

  • 18 September 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Minesto has made progress in commissioning the autonomous control and power generation systems of its DG500 kite system, since its installation at the company’s Holyhead Deep site offshore North Wales in mid-August. Minesto’s DG500 kite system was installed at the Holyhead Deep using an upgraded launch and recovery system. “The major changes to the kite […]

  • 29 August 2019

    The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), one of the leading test facility for wave and tidal energy converters, is looking for a project officer to join Programme Management Office Team. The main role of the project officer will be to provide support with planning, resourcing, delivering and monitoring projects. The successful candidate will manage the […]

  • 6 March 2019

    QED Naval has been granted Canadian patent application for the Subhub tidal platform. The application covers submersible apparatus and methods of installing anchoring equipment and refers to the hydrodynamic impacts of the Subhub. With this award of patent and the validation data from the technical demonstrator, QED Naval are looking to exploit the Subhub technology […]

  • 9 April 2019

    Seaplace and Magnomatics’ joint turbine project has been shortlisted for the EUREKA Global Project of the Year 2019.  A consortium comprising Seaplace and Magnomatics, led by Seaplace, is working on the Floating tension-tethered and self-steerable Marine-current Turbine (FTMC Turbine) project, designed to harness the energy from tidal and ocean currents. “We are excited to have […]

  • 9 December 2019

    Orkney-based contractor Green Marine has won the ‘Outstanding Service Award’ at this year’s Scottish Green Energy Awards. Nominees for the Outstanding Service Award also included Arup; Seaway 7 and Atkins; McFadyens Transport. Jason Schofield, managing director of Green Marine, said: “To win this prestigious award came as a complete shock at the awards event, we […]

  • 2 May 2019
    Business & Finance

    Dutch Marine Energy Centre (DMEC) is reinforcing its team with a medior/senior marketing & communications professional who will be responsible for a suite of activities spread across three main domains. Successful candidate will work closely with DMEC operational office manager to realise successful implementation of the activities. Main responsibilities will be to: Establish and implement […]

  • 26 November 2019

    Orbital Marine Power has scooped the Rural Blue Award for Blue Economy Enterprise of the Year at the inaugural Scottish Highlands and Islands Rural Economy (SHIREs) Awards. The SHIREs awards, which took place on November 21, celebrate the very best of Scotland’s vibrant modern rural economy. Orbital Marine Power was founded in the Highlands and […]