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  • 28 June 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment

    A group calling for a halt to the installation of tidal turbines in the Bay of Fundy pending further environmental assessments denounced a decision by the Nova Scotia government to allow the turbine installation in the Bay of Fundy to proceed.

  • 21 January 2016
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Canada, an international conservation organization, has supported in-stream tidal energy developments in the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Canada. The basis of WWF-Canada’s support is that tidal power generation, if done responsibly, can reduce GHG output, stimulate economic activity for the Nova Scotia Province and ensure the Bay of Fundy’s marine ecology […]

  • 20 October 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Bay of Fundy Inshore Fishermen’s Association (BFIFA) is scheduled to appear in court today to seek a stay for the installation of Cape Sharp Tidal’s turbines in the Bay of Fundy.

  • 9 November 2011
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Nova Scotia continues to be a world leader in tidal energy with the completion of a new $1.3-million visitor centre and the arrival of the subsea power cables required to deliver electricity from the Bay of Fundy to Nova Scotia homes and businesses. The Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE) officially opened the 3,000 […]

  • 1 February 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Technology

    The Bay of Fundy Inshore Fishermen’s Association (BFIFA) will appear on Nova Scotia court today for a hearing on the approval of environmental plan which granted the installation of Cape Sharp Tidal turbines in the Bay of Fundy.

  • 26 August 2016
    Authorities & Government, Environment

    The Bay of Fundy Inshore Fishermen’s Association (BFIFA) has filed an application for a judicial review with the Nova Scotia Supreme Court, challenging Environment Minister Margaret Miller’s decision from June to approve the project.

  • 24 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Port Saint John, in partnership with Opportunities NB, will hold the New Brunswick Tidal Power Summit to support local businesses in seizing the opportunities from tidal energy developments in the Bay of Fundy, Canada.

  • 17 July 2013
    Business & Finance

      OERA (Offshore Energy Research Association) is inviting applications from community based or not-for-profit organizations in the Bay of Fundy region to participate in an OERA established Participation Support Fund. The purpose of the Participation Support Fund is to provide modest one time grants to local organizations or community groups to undertake small research initiatives […]

  • 17 July 2013
    Business & Finance

      OERA (Offshore Energy Research Association) is inviting applications from community based or not-for-profit organizations in the Bay of Fundy region to participate in an OERA established Participation Support Fund. The purpose of the Participation Support Fund is to provide modest one time grants to local organizations or community groups to undertake small research initiatives […]

  • 18 August 2015
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The Striped Bass Association (SBA), a Nova-Scotia based conservation group, is opposing to the installation of in-stream tidal energy turbines in the Minas Passage at the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia. SBA is calling upon respective agencies, industry, and government to act in support of striped bass and other endangered species conservation in the Bay […]

  • 4 April 2016
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development

    Canada-based Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) is seeking requests for proposals to bring up to date the marine renewable energy infrastructure assessment study for the Bay of Fundy conducted in 2011.

  • 25 January 2017

    A billboard that reads “Grinding Nemo” has been set up by a group of fishermen and other citizens concerned about the impact of Cape Sharp Tidal’s project in the Bay of Fundy, Global News reports.

  • 3 June 2015
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development

    The Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) has been commissioned by the Nova Scotia Department of Energy to execute a two stage Request for Proposals (RFP) process that will lead to retaining the services of a project team to undertake an in-stream energy resource characterization study for a prescribed area in the Bay of Fundy. Expressions […]

  • 21 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) has started to install up to four underwater power cables in the world’s highest tides. These cables will allow tidal turbines in the Minas Passage, Bay of Fundy to deliver power to Nova Scotia’s electricity grid. The FORCE team successfully installed the second cable on Sunday, October […]

  • 10 April 2015
    Authorities & Government, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    FORCE has invited interested parties to discuss the proposed safety zone around recently installed power cables at Bay of Fundy, Canada. The Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) has completed the mapping of the seabed location of the installed subsea cables in the Minas Passage, Bay of Fundy. The proposed safety zone is expected to […]

  • 13 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Dutch-based Tocardo Tidal Turbines has teamed up with two Canadian companies, Minas Energy, and International Marine Energy, to test its tidal energy technology in the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia.

  • 17 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    OERA (Offshore Energy Research Association) is inviting applications from community based or not-for-profit organizations in the Bay of Fundy region to participate in an OERA established Participation Support Fund. The purpose of the Participation Support Fund is to provide modest one time grants to local organizations or community groups to undertake small research initiatives that […]

  • 19 November 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Tidal technology group, OpenHydro, a DCNS company, and its Canadian partner Emera have formally launched a new joint business venture, called Cape Sharp Tidal. The objective of Cape Sharp Tidal is to deploy a fully grid connected 4 MW tidal array in the Bay of Fundy in 2015. This project could provide energy to over 1,000 customers […]

  • 2 February 2016
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Open Ocean’s current analysis system Metocean Analytics has included high resolution current data of Nova Scotia’s Bay of Fundy to its catalogue. For the Bay of Fundy, Open Ocean worked directly with Richard Karsten and Thomas Roc from Acadia Tidal Energy Institute who are renowned experts of the ocean dynamics of that region, Open Ocean […]

  • 9 November 2011

    Nova Scotia continues to be a world leader in tidal energy with the completion of a new $1.3-million visitor centre and the arrival of the subsea power cables required to deliver electricity from the Bay of Fundy to Nova Scotia homes and businesses. The Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE) officially opened the 3,000 […]

  • 22 September 2015
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    The Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE) expects periods of marine activity at the Bay of Fundy to continue until mid-October. The activities involve barge anchoring, cable recovery, and test mooring trials, at locations including the Parrsboro wharf, West Bay, and the FORCE site in the Minas Passage. According to FORCE, the barge may […]

  • 9 August 2012
    Authorities & Government

    The Chronicle Herald says that the Nova Scotia Energy Department asked the provincial Utility and Review Board to begin with the process of setting a price for electricity from test turbines in the Bay of Fundy, which are scheduled to be connected to the power grid next year. This move will help the government’s plans […]