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  • 12 June 2015
    Equipment

    After a several months of preparation, Northwest Energy Innovations (NWEI) has deployed its Azura™ wave energy device at the United States Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) near Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawai’i.   The device will be deployed for 12 months of grid-connected testing as part of a program to commercialize the Azura technology. “As the […]

  • 9 June 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    NWEI’s Azura wave energy device has been connected to the Hawaiian electricity grid, and is delivering power to Marine Corps Base located on the island. The collaboration between US Navy, Northwest Energy Innovations (NWEI) and the Energy Department brought online a prototype of the Azura wave energy converter device. The Azura is now the first […]

  • 10 June 2015

    After a several months of preparation, Northwest Energy Innovations (NWEI) has deployed its Azura™ wave energy device at the United States Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) near Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawai’i. The device will be deployed for 12 months of grid-connected testing as part of a rigorous program to commercialize the Azura technology. “As […]

  • 12 June 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Northwest Energy Innovations (NWEI), a Portland-based wave energy player, has developed Azura wave energy device that uses a float that can rotate 360° or oscillate back and forth harnessing the energy from the waves to produce electricity. Azura is a multi-mode, point absorber wave energy converter that extracts power from both the heave (vertical) and […]

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

    Following the deployment and grid-connection of NWEI’s Azura wave energy device conducted last month, the device has now started producing clean power to Hawaii’s electricity grid. The device has been installed in a 30-meter test berth at the Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) in Kaneohe Bay, on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. It is now […]

  • 30 June 2009

    The Fincantieri Monfalcone shipyard launched a new P&O cruise ship for the Carnival Group on June 26. ‘Azura’ is a sistership of the ‘Ventura’ which was delivered last year at the same yard. ‘Azura’ will commence operations in the northern spring next year. Present at the launch ceremony were, on behalf of the shipowner, David […]

  • 28 June 2016

    UK’s Lerwick Harbour is getting ready for the arrival of Azura, the largest cruise ship yet to enter this Shetland port, scheduled for June 30. The P&O Cruises’ vessel will arrive from Akureyri, in north Iceland, en route for Kirkwall, Orkney, carrying around 3,100 passengers. With its gross tonnage of 115,055 tonnes, Azura will break […]

  • 4 December 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The Criminal Court of Marseille fined the captain of the cruise ship Azura and its owner Carnival Corporation & plc

  • 11 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Carnival faces an EUR 100,000 fine in France after being accused of exceeding European air pollution limits.

  • 7 March 2016
    Authorities & Government, Environment

    Ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) and wave energy are two of the renewable energy resources poised to aid Hawaii in reaching its 100% renewable energy goal by 2045.

  • 14 June 2015

    Tidal Energy Today Staff has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from June 8 – 14, 2015. UK: Planning consent granted for Swansea Bay tidal lagoon UK Secretary of State, Amber Rudd, has granted the planning consent for construction of the world’s first tidal lagoon in Swansea Bay. Separately from the […]

  • 24 January 2014

    The Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has lifted and fixed into place blue funnels for P&O Cruises new 141,000 tons ship Britannia. Scheduled for delivery in spring 2015, Britannia will boost P&O Cruises capacity by 24%. With a length of 1,082 feet, it will carry over 3,600 passengers and will be the largest cruise ship ever built […]

  • 30 October 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The U.S. Energy Department, in coordination with the U.S. Navy, yesterday announced funding for two companies that will continue to advance marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) technology as a viable source for America’s clean energy future. Ocean Energy USA and Northwest Energy Innovations will test their innovative wave energy conversion (WEC) devices for one year in new […]

  • 16 May 2013
    Business & Finance

    The keel laying of the largest cruise ship ever built for the British market took place yesterday, May 15 2013, at the Monfalcone shipyard of Fincantieri near Trieste, Italy. The P&O Cruises’ 141,000-ton cruise ship is scheduled to enter service in 2015. This next-generation ship will offer a stylish and innovative new design, with an […]

  • 5 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    UK’s Lerwick Harbour has logged its best cruise season yet, with the Shetland port setting four new records in 2016 as the cruise season comes to an end. Scheduled to close on October 6, the cruise season’s final visitor this year will be the Cruise & Maritime Voyages-operated Marco Polo, which is en route from Dublin to […]

  • 11 November 2020
    Business & Finance, Innovation, Research & Development, Technology

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the upcoming research and innovation funding opportunity for small businesses that are developing marine and hydrokinetic energy solutions.

  • 16 May 2013

    The keel laying of the largest cruise ship ever built for the British market took place yesterday, May 15 2013, at the Monfalcone shipyard of Fincantieri near Trieste, Italy. The P&O Cruises’ 141,000-ton cruise ship is scheduled to enter service in 2015. At the ceremony, the first section of the ship’s hull made up of 6 pre-manufactured […]

  • 13 September 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Green Party of New Zealand has put forward a plan to create a research institute that would focus on tidal and wave energy technologies in the west of New Zealand’s North Island.

  • 6 November 2017
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    APEM will carry out ultra-high resolution aerial digital surveys of offshore wildlife off the coast of North and South Carolina on behalf of the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM).

  • 26 September 2013

    P&O Cruises has announced that its new 141,000 tons cruise ship, scheduled to enter service in spring 2015, will be named Britannia. Speaking in London, P&O Cruises & Carnival UK chief executive officer David Dingle said: “Britannia is a most fitting name for the newest addition to P&O Cruises, which, with its long and famous […]

  • 8 May 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Five US Senators have introduced a legislation set to increase domestic production of renewable energy from ocean’s waves, tides, and currents.

  • 19 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    Cruise liner conglomerate Carnival Corporation & plc said on Wednesday it will begin welcoming guests at its newly developed Amber Cove port in the Dominican Republic beginning October 2015. Six of Carnival Corporation’s nine brands will call on Amber Cove along the country’s Amber Coast. As explained by Carnival, the new USD 85 million facility represents […]