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  • 12 March 2013

    The Galgeplaat sand nourishment trial in the Eastern Scheldt was completed recently. The result is positive. Nourishment stops the Galgeplaat tidal flat eroding as quickly and nature is recovering well. And there has not been any negative effect on mussel farming in the area. The nourishment operation is intended to mitigate the negative impact of […]

  • 25 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Tocardo Tidal Turbines, a Dutch-based tidal turbines producer, and Huisman, the designer of the turbine’s suspension structure, have completed the installation of an array consisting of 5 tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, the Netherlands. According to Tocardo, the tidal power plant was engineered and produced in the timeframe of nine months. […]

  • 16 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Tocardo will install five tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier (Oosterschelde barrier) to generate clean energy. According to the company, this installation will be both the largest tidal energy project in the Netherlands as well as the world’s largest commercial tidal installation of five turbines in an array. The Eastern Scheldt storm […]

  • 29 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Dutch tidal energy developer, Tocardo Tidal Turbines, has reached the crowdfunding target of €850,000 in only 24 hours after issuing the bonds.

  • 2 February 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The hydrodynamic effects of Tocardo’s tidal turbines on the surrounding environment at the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier in the Netherlands are being investigated by PhD candidate at Delft University of Technology, Merel Verbeek.

  • 1 July 2015

    Tocardo has lined up its T2 turbines in an assembly hall, before they go to the installation site in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier (Oosterschelde barrier), the Netherlands.  Alongside being the largest tidal energy project in the Netherlands, this will also be the world’s largest commercial tidal installation of five turbines in an array. With the five T2 turbines expected to be operational […]

  • 16 June 2015
    Technology

    Tocardo Tidal Turbines will install five tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, the company announced today. This will be both the largest tidal energy project in the Netherlands as well as the world’s largest commercial tidal installation of five turbines in an array. The Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier is designed to protect […]

  • 16 November 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tocardo Tidal Turbines has installed an array consisting of 5 tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, the Netherlands, on September 24, 2015. The array has the capacity of 1.2 MW, and consists of 5 Tocardo’s T2 tidal turbines. The 50 m long and 20 m wide suspension structure, designed and build by […]

  • 28 March 2019
    Authorities & Government, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Zeeland Tidal Power partnership has laid down the ambition to generate 100 megawatts of tidal energy in Zeeland before the year 2025. The Zeeland Tidal Power consists of the companies Hillebrand, Istimewa, DELTA Energy, PZEM, Zeeuwind and Tocardo. Zeeland is the only province in the Netherlands with land in the sea. The knowledge gained here […]

  • 27 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Dutch tidal turbine manufacturer and project developer, Tocardo Tidal Turbines, has launched a crowdfunding campaign for the refinancing of the Eastern Scheldt tidal power plant project.

  • 25 September 2015

    Tocardo Tidal Turbines has installed five tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier (Oosterschelde barrier) to generate clean energy. This installation is the largest tidal energy project in the Netherlands as well as the world’s largest commercial tidal installation of five turbines in an array. Taking into account the water levels, the tides […]

  • 27 November 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Eastern Scheldt tidal energy project which comprises an array of 5 Tocardo’s T2 tidal turbines has officially been put into service on November 25, 2015. This commercial demonstrator array, located in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, the Netherlands, has the capacity of 1.2 MW and is expected to generate power for approximately 1000 Dutch […]

  • 16 June 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Tocardo Tidal Turbines has announced plans to install an array of 5 tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier. The Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier is designed to protect the Netherlands from flooding from the North Sea. The location will now deliver the combination of water defences and hydroelectric power. Tocardo’s five T2 […]

  • 10 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    Tocardo has welcomed a Japanese delegation of the city of Kobe to its tidal power plant in the Dutch Delta Works on Monday. According to Tocardo’s social media, the visit was organised by Holland Innovation, Embassy of the Netherlands in Japan. “The Kobe city is interested in OTEC (ocean thermal energy conversion) and tidal energy,” the company said. […]

  • 4 October 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The 1.25MW tidal turbine array at the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, developed by Dutch company Tocardo Tidal Power, is being restored to its full capacity after one of the turbines suffered minor damage which caused it to operate at reduced output.

  • 26 November 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Tidal power plant in the Dutch Eastern Scheldt surge barrier consisting of 5 tidal turbines has been put into service. The official opening marks the start of the operational phase of the project which will last for approximately 20 years, according to Tocardo. The festive commissioning was performed by Diederik Samson, Group Chairman of the […]

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

    Dutch tidal energy developer Tocardo has signed an agreement with DELTA power utility company for the purchase of clean electricity generated by its tidal energy array on the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier.

  • 8 October 2015
    Technology

    Tocardo Tidal Turbines has installed an array consisting of 5 tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier, the Netherlands, on September 24, 2015. The array has the capacity of 1.2 MW, and consists of 5 Tocardo’s T2 tidal turbines. The suspension structure, designed and build by Huisman, was specifically designed for this project […]

  • 30 December 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Tidal Energy Today has made a list of videos released in 2015 showcasing some of the interesting project developments in tidal and wave energy sectors. Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine installation The French tidal energy developer Sabella deployed its 1 MW D10 tidal turbine in June this year in Fromveur Passage, off Ushant island, France. The […]

  • 23 August 2016
    Business & Finance

    Easyfairs has acquired the World Water Works Conference and Exhibition from ESC International. The next edition of this leading platform for global issues related to hydraulic engineering will be staged on May 29 & 30 2017 in Amsterdam RAI. World Water Works attracted more than 300 delegates and 50 exhibiting sponsors to its last edition, from relevant […]

  • 29 November 2015

    Tidal Energy Today has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from November 23 – 29, 2015. Eastern Scheldt tidal project starts producing power Tidal power plant in the Dutch Eastern Scheldt surge barrier consisting of 5 tidal turbines has been put into service. The official opening marks the start of the […]

  • 21 June 2015

    Tidal Energy Today Staff has compiled the top news from tidal and wave energy industry from June 15 – 21, 2015. Tocardo to install 5 tidal turbines in western Netherlands Tocardo has announced plans to install an array of 5 tidal turbines in the Eastern Scheldt storm surge barrier. Tocardo’s five T2 tidal turbines are […]