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  • 8 April 2016

    Growth in the volume of world trade is expected to remain sluggish in 2016 at 2.8%, unchanged from the 2.8% increase registered in 2015, the World Trade Organization (WTO) estimates. Imports of developed countries should moderate this year while demand for imported goods in developing Asian economies should pick up. Global trade growth should rise […]

  • 2 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish wave energy developer AW-Energy has started the design work for the MegaRoller project with the partners from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland who will contribute to the scheme with their expertise on instrumentation.

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

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has awarded £2.5 million to a project that is developing the power take-off (PTO) system to suit a variety of wave energy converters.

  • 3 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    The risks from a slowdown in Chinese consumption to container shipping are far smaller than for the dry bulk sector, but they are not inconsiderable and will contribute to slowing world box growth, according to Drewry. Greater China (including Hong Kong) represents approximately 30% of all container moves in the world, having nearly doubled its […]

  • 9 August 2015

    Tidal Energy Today Staff has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from August 3 – 9, 2015. WES announces PTO call contract awards Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has announced the list of successful contract awards following its first international competitive open call focused on innovative power take-off systems for wave energy converters. […]

  • 3 November 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    The Sea Potential team has been working closely with Fred Stern and the team at Iowa University in preparation for the 1:50 scale tank testing of its DUO WEC planned for December, 2015. The hull structures for the scaled model are complete and preparations for the integration of the PTO, sensors and data acquisition systems […]

  • 28 January 2010
    Project & Tenders

    JUNO BEACH, FL– A million cubic yards of sand is being dumped to widen a stretch of beach centered on the Juno pier… [mappress] Source: wptv, January 28, 2010;

  • 19 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The direct drive power take-off (PTO) system – being developed as part of the TiPA project – has completed three months of performance testing at RWTH Aachen University in Germany.

  • 19 March 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wave Energy Scotland (WES) has launched its first GBP 7 mln international technology innovation competition. WES has issued a competitive project call for innovative power take-off (PTO) systems. Applications are invited from innovative technology developers who require investment to advance their technology through rigorous testing and, in time, towards commercialization. Successful applicants will be eligible […]

  • 28 May 2020
    Project & Tenders, Technology, Transition

    Nexans has won a contract from IPTO’s Ariadne Interconnection for subsea cable system linking mainland Greece to island of Crete. The project should provide security of supply for the island and also enable transition from fossil fuel generation to renewables. The HVDC cable will span a distance of 335 kilometres from the Attica region to […]

  • 2 December 2009

    Marine scientists warned the World Trade Organisation on Tuesday that the world’s seas were in peril and called for a new WTO deal to discourage over-fishing. “The health of the world’s oceans is hanging in the balance,” they said in a letter to WTO chief Pascal Lamy, citing World Bank estimates that $50 billion a […]

  • 7 March 2005

    The World Trade Organisation on Monday gave South Korea three months to halt certain shipbuilding subsidies following a complaint by the European Union against the world’s leading shipbuilding nation. The WTO’s disputes settlement panel said it had decided to “uphold the EU’s claim that Korea has provided prohibited subsidies” via the Korean export-import bank Kexim.

  • 3 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    The risks from a slowdown in Chinese consumption to container shipping are far smaller than for the dry bulk sector, but they are not inconsiderable and will contribute to slowing world box growth, according to Drewry. Greater China (including Hong Kong) represents approximately 30% of all container moves in the world, having nearly doubled its […]

  • 26 November 2018

    The EU has requested to join Japan in an ongoing complaint against South Korea, WTO said.

  • 17 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Danish shipping and offshore energy conglomerate Maersk Group has joined the Global Alliance for Trade Facilitation under World Trade Organization (WTO). The new alliance was announced at the 10th WTO Ministerial Conference in Nairobi, Kenya and consists of governments, international companies and the International Chamber of Commerce and the World Economic Forum. “When fully implemented, the […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The US Department of Energy (DoE) has selected four entities to receive $7.4 mln to develop components that would help advance marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) technologies. According to the Energy Department, the projects will address technical challenges in advanced controls, crosscutting power take-off (PTO), and innovative structures, for the wave and tidal energy sectors. Through this […]

  • 15 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ireland-based wave energy developer Seapower has completed the construction of its scaled wave energy converter set for testing at the SmartBay Test Site in Galway Bay, Ireland.

  • 21 January 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ocean Power Technologies (OPT) has announced its PowerBuoy APB350 A1 exceeded 125 days of deployment, and surpassed 1 MWh of energy generation. The APB350 A1 PowerBuoy, initially deployed in August 2015, and then redeployed in October after the damage on the buoy caused by the hurricane was repaired, has also achieved a new maximum generation […]

  • 11 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Technology

    The Seminar will be held at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm on March 18, and will, amongst others, feature speakers from KIC InnoEnergy, CorPower, WavEC, and Vattenfall. During the seminar, two recent developments of the HiWave project will be disclosed: a new phase control technology called Wave Spring and a new test bench […]

  • 22 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    AW-Energy has informed that the power take-off (PTO) unit of its WaveRoller wave energy device endured one year’s worth of stormy weather during accelerated lifetime testing at its PTO test facility.

  • 7 August 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    The U.S. Energy Department has selected four entities to receive $7.4 million to spur innovation of next-generation water power component technologies, designed for manufacturability and built specifically for marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) systems. The projects will address technical challenges in three areas: advanced controls, crosscutting power take-off (PTO), which converts mechanical motion into electrical power, and […]

  • 8 April 2010
    Project & Tenders

    JUNO BEACH, FL – The 2.4 mile Juno Beach renourishment project is over. Bad weather and mechanical breakdowns not to mention two dead sea turtles put the project behind by 6 weeks… [mappress] Source: WPTV, April 8, 2010