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  • 20 July 2012
    Business & Finance

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) announced the availability of revised guidelines for potential marine hydrokinetic energy developers interested in pursuing technology testing and commercial development activities on the nation’s Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). The revisions promote further clarity for the regulatory process and facilitate a more […]

  • 9 February 2012

      Reportlinker announced new addition to its catalog “Renewable Power Generation from Ocean Wave, Tidal Stream, River Hydrokinetic, Ocean Current, and Ocean Thermal Technologies” The marine and hydrokinetic industry is slowly progressing as the technologies are improving, major energy companies and utilities are making investments, industry associations are gaining lobbying power, and governments complete or […]

  • 8 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

      The marine and hydrokinetic industry, which aims to harness various marine and hydrokinetic resources including ocean waves, tidal streams, river flows, ocean currents, and ocean thermal differences for power generation, stands at a critical point. The technologies are improving, major energy companies and utilities are making investments, industry associations are gaining lobbying power, and […]

  • 20 July 2012

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) yesterday announced the availability of revised guidelines for potential marine hydrokinetic energy developers interested in pursuing technology testing and commercial development activities on the nation’s Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). The revisions promote further clarity for the regulatory process and facilitate a […]

  • 20 July 2012

    The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) yesterday announced the availability of revised guidelines for potential marine hydrokinetic energy developers interested in pursuing technology testing and commercial development activities on the nation’s Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). The revisions promote further clarity for the regulatory process and facilitate a […]

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

    Hydrokinetic turbine arrays can efficiently generate energy with minimal impacts to the shape and behavior of river channels, opening up the possibility for more sustainable energy production in large rivers with active sediment transport, according to the new University of Minnesota study.

  • 17 April 2013
    Authorities & Government, Research & Development, Technology

    On Tuesday, April 9, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Water Power Program notified potential future applicants of an upcoming Funding Opportunity Announcement tentatively titled, “Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) System Performance Advancement (SPA).” The DOE is working to advance the technology performance of marine and hydrokinetic energy devices by supporting R&D projects that reduce weight, […]

  • 18 January 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Irish company DesignPro has started with the construction of the hydrokinetic device planned for deployment this spring in France.

  • 23 October 2015
    Research & Development

    Research and development study is currently being conducted by Dynamic Systems Analysis and Mavi Innovations in order to assess the impact of floating debris on hydrokinetic energy converters in rivers and oceans. According to SRM Projects, the industry sponsor of the aforementioned assessment study, it will also evaluate the risk of snagging hydrokinetic devices with […]

  • 26 June 2017
    Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Researchers from the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) plan to recover a mooring with monitoring equipment which has been collecting data for the ongoing hydrokinetic energy study.

  • 17 February 2015
    Business & Finance

    SCHOTTEL Hydro, a subsidiary of the SCHOTTEL Group, has appointed Niels Lange as Managing Director. In 2011, Niels Lange, joined the Josef Becker Research Centre of the SCHOTTEL Group. Lange brought along his experience as researcher at the Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Ship Theory of the Hamburg University of Technology. He played a major role […]

  • 13 June 2018
    Technology

    DesignPro Renewables and Mitsubishi Electric, which has joined the hydrokinetic technology start-up in the development of its 25kW in-river turbine, are working towards deploying the device at the SEENEOH test site in Bordeaux, France, later this summer. 

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

    ORPC Ireland is seeking to add a Mechanical Engineer to its team who would work on the design of marine hydrokinetic turbine system.

  • 20 December 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The developers behind the pilot hydrokinetic tidal farm have signed a financing agreement for the project which will be installed on the river Rhône in the eastern France.

  • 2 March 2016
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Hydro Alternative Energy (HAE) has received a patent approval from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for its hydrokinetic energy conversion system. HAE’s hydrokinetic energy conversion system with buoyancy and ballast controls to harness underwater currents for the generation of electrical power comprises a combination of an inline turbine coupled to an electrical generator […]

  • 3 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    New hydrokinetic energy technologies that generate electricity by harnessing the energy from ocean waves, tides, and river currents are advancing toward commercial development in the United States. They are not expected to add major power supplies anytime soon, but federal regulators this year approved licenses for two hydrokinetic energy projects to produce electricity from wave […]

  • 4 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Alaska Hydrokinetic Energy Research Center (AHERC) researchers are preparing to deploy hydrokinetic mooring to conduct measurements in support of ORPC’s RivGen Power System.

  • 26 November 2014
    Authorities & Government

    The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources has approved the Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Renewable Energy Act of 2013 (S. 1419), and the Nexus of Energy and Water for Sustainability Act of 2014 (S. 1971). S. 1419, sponsored by Senator Ron Wyden [D-OR], amends the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007. The […]

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

    Irish company DesignPro Renewables has opened an opportunity for an experienced researcher to get involved in a renewable energy project related to hydrokinetic power under the SFI Industry Fellowship Programme.

  • 25 June 2012
    Research & Development

    In many ways marine and hydrokinetic power systems offer one of the most promising areas for renewable energy development.  Marine and hydrokinetic resources – including ocean waves, tidal streams, river flows, ocean currents, and ocean thermal differences – are abundant, the technology is improving rapidly, and countries that have strong marine resources, such as the […]

  • 10 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Ireland-based company DesignPro has informed it is setting up a dedicated unit focused on the commercial development of its hydrokinetic range of devices.

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

    A university researcher has received a funding boost from the Canadian government for the development of innovative hydrokinetic turbines. An investment in the amount of C$500.000 (US$ 385.300) has been announced for the Engineering Faculty of the University of Manitoba. It will support the testing of hydrokinetic turbines for global marine renewable energy markets, the Canadian government’s press […]