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  • 28 February 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Alejandro Moreno has been named as the new Director of the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) at the US Department of Energy (US DoE).

  • 12 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The US Department of Energy (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) will hold its Project Peer Review October 8–10, 2019, in Alexandria, Virginia. The purpose of the Project Peer Review is to evaluate projects funded by DOE based on their contribution to the mission and goals of the office, to track progress made against stated […]

  • 18 March 2020
    Environment, Research & Development

    To inspire transforming saltwater into drinking water using wave energy to power the process, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) launched the Waves to Water Prize in June 2019. This four-stage competition offers intrepid competitors up to $2.5 million in cash prizes to demonstrate small, modular, cost-competitive desalination systems that […]

  • 11 September 2020
    Authorities & Government, Innovation, Research & Development, Transition

    The US Water Power Technologies Office has opened the 2021 Marine Energy Collegiate Competition (MECC) for applications. MECC enables diverse teams of students to get real-world experience exploring marine energy solutions for the blue economy. The competition is specifically open to undergraduate and graduate-level students. As a nascent technology, marine energy devices require further work […]

  • 20 November 2019
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    The U.S. Department of Energy Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO), announced 15 teams selected to participate in the first ever Marine Energy Collegiate Competition (MECC). The MECC challenges interdisciplinary teams of undergraduate and graduate students from a variety of programs to identify new market opportunities and ways for marine energy to reduce energy limitations across […]

  • 22 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Business developments & projects, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    The US Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) has awarded new research and development project funding for marine energy technologies. The selected small businesses are receiving Phase I Release 2 grants for innovations that demonstrate technical feasibility during the first phase of their research. Most Phase I awards are for $200,000, covering a period of less […]

  • 23 May 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) of the US Department of Energy is requesting feedback from the public on marine energy performance metrics on system and subsystem level.

  • 4 May 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    US Department of Energy’s Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) has invited public to offer feedback on a draft report that details the current economic and technical landscapes for 12 maritime markets where applications may exist for marine energy technologies.

  • 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.

  • 22 December 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) at the US Department of Energy has launched a $12 million funding call to support innovation in tidal and wave energy sectors.

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

    The Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) of the US Department of Energy has organized a webinar that will provide an update on the research in composite materials for marine renewable energy devices.

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

    Giving a European perspective on American wave energy test site creation, the Managing Director of Orkney-based consultancy Aquatera, Gareth Davies, gave an estimate on the effects the center could have on the Oregon coast economy and the marine industry as a whole.

  • 13 April 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) at the US Department of Energy intends to issue a funding call for marine and hydrokinetic technology advancement and data dissemination sometime soon, not excluding this month (April).

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

    National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has published a report which examines contemporary instrumentation and sensor needs and challenges in relation to marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) industry.

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

    US Department of Energy (DOE) has issued its second funding opportunity for small businesses to address multiple research and development programs throughout the department.

  • 23 December 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    US Department of Energy (DoE) is seeking input from stakeholders on a draft marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) program strategy.

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

    The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has launched a call for proposals for cutting-edge technology projects and associated business models that support the long-term sustainability of the ocean economy in the Caribbean region.

  • 11 March 2020
    Technology

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is hosting a challenge for university students to advance marine energy. The DOE Water Power Technologies Office will host the first Marine Energy Collegiate Competition (MECC) designed to challenge interdisciplinary teams of undergraduate and graduate students to offer unique solutions to the burgeoning marine energy industry that can play […]

  • 4 August 2020
    Business developments & projects, Human Capital, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    The US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have launched the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education portals for water power technologies. Water power is a flourishing segment of the renewable energy industry. However, there are not enough workers to fill the open jobs, […]

  • 9 April 2020
    Authorities & Government

    The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) is issuing on behalf of the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) a prerecorded webinar to provide information to potential applicants on recent funding opportunity announcement. On March 31, 2020, the US Water Power Technologies Office released a $22 million funding opportunity announcement (FOA) to leverage the […]

  • 23 April 2020
    Research & Development

    EMEC has strengthened its collaboration with the United States feeding ocean energy expertise into the 2019 Project Peer Review Report. The 2019 Peer Review was conducted by a review panel coordinated by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)’s Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO). Released yesterday, the Project Peer Review report provides a review of the […]

  • 22 May 2020
    Authorities & Government, Equipment, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology, Transition

    Possibilities to map and monitor the ocean remain restricted due to limitations with existing ocean observing technologies, including energy constraints. As a result, the US Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO) and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) teamed up to spur technology innovation which can boost ocean data collection, and contribute to the growth of the blue economy. […]