Search results for: West Atlantic Marine Energy Center

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  • 22 May 2015

    A new business hub dedicated to the marine renewable energies has been launched in Pays de la Loire, France. The new West Atlantic Marine Energy Center aims to make the region an international leader in the sector by 2020. The first objective for 2015-2020 is to become the leader in the offshore wind fixed foundation market, especially for […]

  • 22 May 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    A new business hub dedicated to marine renewable energies has been launched in the Pays de la Loire, a region in Western France. The newly established West Atlantic Marine Energy Center aims to make the region an international leader in the marine renewables sector by the year 2020. The initiative is the result of a […]

  • 24 May 2015

    Tidal Energy Today Staff has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from May 18 – 24, 2015. Minesto bags EUR 13 mln from EU for Deep Green tidal The European Regional Development Fund has awarded EUR 13 mln to Minesto through the Welsh Government for the commercial roll out of Deep Green […]

  • 22 May 2015

    A new business hub dedicated to the marine renewable energy has launched in the Pays de la Loire. Baptized the West Atlantic Marine Energy Center, it incarnates a regional strategy to make the region an international leader in the sector by 2020. Christophe Clergeau, 1st Vice-President of the Region, highlighted the arrival of “three new […]

  • 26 September 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    French developer GEPS Techno has secured 77% of the targeted €2 million in a fundraising campaign launched to support the development of the company’s wave energy technology.

  • 11 March 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

      The deadline for application submissions for the first call for projects launched by the West Atlantic Marine Energy Center (WeAMEC) is approaching with the due date set for March 15, 2016. WeAMEC, a recently established business hub dedicated to marine renewable energies in Pays de la Loire, a region located in the north west […]

  • 20 June 2014
    Authorities & Government

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has taken an important step toward issuing a research lease for a facility to test utility-scale wave energy devices in federal waters off Oregon. The non-competitive lease would be for the offshore area where the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center at Oregon State University (Center) would site […]

  • 20 June 2014
    Authorities & Government

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has taken an important step toward issuing a research lease for a facility to test utility-scale wave energy devices in federal waters off Oregon. The non-competitive lease would be for the offshore area where the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center at Oregon State University (Center) would site […]

  • 20 June 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has taken an important step toward issuing a research lease for a facility to test utility-scale wave energy devices in federal waters off Oregon. The non-competitive lease would be for the offshore area where the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center at Oregon State University (Center) would site […]

  • 20 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    A consortium led by the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has secured funding from Interreg North West Europe to test Saipem’s floating wind technology offshore Ireland. The Accelerating Market Uptake of Floating Offshore Wind Technology (AFLOWT) project is expected to demonstrate the survivability and cost-competitiveness of floating offshore wind. Under the EUR 31 million project, a floating wind turbine […]

  • 5 September 2014
    Research & Development, Storage

    EMEC offers a range of ready-made and cost-minimising test and demonstration facilities in major wave and tidal resources. Significant infrastructure investments have been made to make it as easy as possible for technology developers to learn by doing, with full confidentiality of performance data. The center developed two new videos illustrating the infrastructure provided by […]

  • 5 September 2014
    Research & Development, Storage

    EMEC offers a range of ready-made and cost-minimising test and demonstration facilities in major wave and tidal resources. Significant infrastructure investments have been made to make it as easy as possible for technology developers to learn by doing, with full confidentiality of performance data. The center developed two new videos illustrating the infrastructure provided by […]

  • 13 July 2015
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny has officially opened the UCC Beaufort Building, a marine research and development center, in Ringaskiddy, Ireland. The 4.700 m squared five storey building features state-of-the-art wave simulators, test tanks, workshops and offices. It will house house the headquarters of the multi-institutional home to the SFI MaREI Centre (Marine Renewable Energy […]

  • 30 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Oscilla Power, Inc. (OPI) announced the successful completion of its 2013 open ocean testing, conducted at Isle of Shoals, NH. OPI’s prototype system was deployed in mid-July and recovered in mid-September, 2013. For nine weeks, two of OPI’s “Gen 1” magnetostrictive power generators operated according to plan, turning Atlantic ocean waves into electricity. The field […]

  • 22 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    A team of researchers led by NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries have discovered two significant vessels from World War II’s Battle of the Atlantic. The German U-boat 576 and the freighter Bluefields were found approximately 30 miles off the coast of North Carolina. Lost for more than 70 years, the discovery of the two […]

  • 26 July 2011
    Business & Finance, Technology

    The impact of wind energy was the topic of a public forum Monday night held by the Southern Alliance for Clean Energy. The Alliance presented findings about how much energy wind turbines could generate along the Grand Strand. “If you were to take the wind generated annually off the coast, you could generate something like […]

  • 1 November 2019
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The US Department of Energy (DOE) has announced selections for up to $24.9 million in funding to drive innovative, industry-led technology solutions to advance the marine and hydrokinetics industry and increase hydropower’s ability to serve as a flexible grid resource. Selected projects should also strengthen U.S. manufacturing competitiveness and build on department-wide initiatives to improve […]

  • 6 June 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    NOAA will lead a summer research expedition to locate and study World War II shipwrecks sunk in 1942 off North Carolina during the Battle of the Atlantic, specifically the Battle of Convoy KS-520. The shipwrecks are located in an area known as the “Graveyard of the Atlantic,” which includes sunken vessels from U.S. and British […]

  • 6 June 2011
    Business & Finance

      NOAA will lead a summer research expedition to locate and study World War II shipwrecks sunk in 1942 off North Carolina during the Battle of the Atlantic, specifically the Battle of Convoy KS-520. The shipwrecks are located in an area known as the “Graveyard of the Atlantic,” which includes sunken vessels from U.S. and […]

  • 1 January 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tidal Energy Today’s editors have compiled the list of news from tidal and wave energy sectors that have marked the year behind us.

  • 9 September 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

      Ocean scientists on the NOAA ship Okeanos Explorer observed two species of marine life they believe have never before been seen together at a hydrothermal vent— chemosynthetic shrimp and tubeworms. They also observed the first known live tubeworms ever seen at a hydrothermal vent in Atlantic waters. The discoveries provide clues to questions about […]

  • 12 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    The batch of new deals, among others, will see Sapura enter the Egyptian market, as well as work for the Oz Navy