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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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 29 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Stonehenge Metals Limited announces that the fully assembled workshop testing of the core energy conversion system components of the Protean™ Wave Energy Converter (WEC) has now been concluded. The Protean™ WEC technology program has now advanced to the ocean based or “wet” testing phase. Stonehenge MD, Bruce Lane said: “The successful conclusion of the workshop testing of the single proof […]

  • 11 April 2017
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Sandia National Laboratories has scheduled two webinars to be held this month with a focus on wave energy sector development.

  • 19 May 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The WEC-Sim development team has released the recordings of the recently held wave energy modeling webinar, and announced another one for the next week.

  • 2 May 2016

    openWEC has been created to give wave energy researchers and students an easy, free to use, all-in-one WEC simulation tool.

  • 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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 17 April 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    Lankhorst Ropes is working with SurfWEC, a partnership led by marine engineering firm Martin & Ottaway, to determine the most efficient mooring system for SurfWEC’s wave energy converters (WECs). SurfWEC was formed to develop WECs using patented technology that shapes waves, enabling increased energy recovery rates. Lankhorst Ropes will develop a mooring system consisting of […]

  • 20 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Wave Hub Limited has awarded a contract for the marine operational management and electrical engineering services in order to ensure a safe and efficient facility, Wave Hub. Red Penguin Associates Limited was chosen for this contract on January 11, 2012, thus it is most likely that the company will sub-contract electrical engineering services. Wave Hub […]

  • 2 July 2014
    Research & Development, Technology

    WEC-Sim (Wave Energy Converter SIMulator) is an open source wave energy converter simulation tool being developed as a joint effort between the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) with funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Wind and Water Power Technologies Office. The wave energy converter developers and researchers have informed that […]

  • 6 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Protean has completed the term sheet agreement for the sale of the Protean Wave Energy Converter technology assets (WEC Assets) to Australian company PEARL Clean Energy (PEARL). As announced in the binding agreement earlier this year, the key terms include PEARL spending a minimum of $700,000 on the WEC Assets within the first 5 years […]

  • 14 January 2019
    Research & Development

    Martin & Ottaway has formed a new company, SurfWEC, that will develop wave energy converters (WECs) using patented features that are expected to increase energy recovery rates by an order of magnitude over legacy WEC systems. SurfWEC said it has broken through the barriers holding back wave energy recovery technologies from successfully and economically harnessing […]

  • 20 May 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    The University of Aalborg, the Institute of Marine Engineering (CNR-INM) and the Universita degli studi della Campanina, Conisma are organising a PhD course on the numerical and experimental modelling and control of wave energy converters. The course will take place at INM in Rome, between September 09-20, in the week after the EWTEC 2019. The […]

  • 20 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Wave Hub Limited has awarded a contract for the marine operational management and electrical engineering services in order to ensure a safe and efficient facility, Wave Hub. Red Penguin Associates Limited was chosen for this contract on January 11, 2012, thus it is most likely that the company will sub-contract electrical engineering services. Wave Hub […]

  • 28 February 2013
    Research & Development, Technology

    The Engineer Research and Development Center’s (ERDC) Field Research Facility (FRF) in Duck, N.C., recently hosted Resolute Marine Energy for a full-scale test and evaluation of their surge wave energy converter (WEC). Resolute Marine Energy is a Boston, Mass.-based company developing technologies that produce clean energy from ocean waves. The WEC is designed to generate electricity by […]

  • 27 August 2019
    Research & Development, Technology

    The Global Partnership for Ocean Wave Energy Technology (GPOWET) is a United Nations – Multi-Stakeholder Partnership formed to bring commercially-viable, utility scale ocean wave energy conversion (WEC) technology solutions. The founding members, Martin & Ottaway (M&O), SurfWEC, and the Stakeholder Forum (SF), believe that by combining solar, wind, and wave systems, they can bring economic […]

  • 11 April 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Sandia National Laboratories has completed the first phase of FOSWEC wave tank testing whose purpose was to validate the Wave Energy Converter (WEC)-Sim numerical code.

  • 29 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Protean Energy and PEARL Clean Energy have signed an agreement for PEARL to acquire the Protean Wave Energy Converter technology assets (WEC Assets). The key terms of the agreement include PEARL spending a minimum of $700,000 on the WEC Assets within the first 5 years from signing the agreement and paying a 1.5% royalty on […]

  • 19 March 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Swedish wave energy developer Ocean Harvesting Technologies has completed the system design for a full-scale device named InfinityWEC ahead of planned two-year test and demonstration project.

  • 20 January 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Wave Hub Limited has awarded a contract for the marine operational management and electrical engineering services in order to ensure a safe and efficient facility, Wave Hub. Red Penguin Associates Limited was chosen for this contract on January 11, 2012, thus it is most likely that the company will sub-contract electrical engineering services. Wave Hub […]

  • 27 April 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    Australian engineering company AMOG Consulting has released a video summary of its wave energy converter technology demonstrator project. The one-third scale WEC went trough testing at the University of Exeter’s FabTest site in Falmouth. The WEC (wave energy convertor) device extracts the energy from incoming waves through the motion of its pendulum structure. Tuned mass […]