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  • 9 November 2015
    Business & Finance

    Victoria University research has found that the St Kilda penguins have higher loads of arsenic, mercury and lead in their blood compared to their cousins on Phillip Island and the remote Notch Island colony in Bass Strait. Annett Finger, a PhD candidate at VU’s Institute for Sustainability and Innovation, tested 300 little penguins as part […]

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

    Finnish company Wello has released a photo of the second version of its Penguin wave energy device that will soon be producing clean energy from the waves in Orkney, Scotland.

  • 29 April 2015
    Environment, Research & Development

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello Oy is extending its testing programme at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney having signed a one year extension to their original contract. Their 1MW Penguin wave energy converter has been undergoing testing in Orkney since June 2011, and was first deployed at EMEC’s grid-connected wave test site […]

  • 30 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello has informed that its Penguin wave energy device survived several major storm waves of up to 13 meters during the ongoing trials taking place off Scotland.

  • 7 December 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A marine license for the installation of a wave energy array consisting of three Wello’s Penguin devices has been granted for a project in Scotland, just as the optimized, newly-built, Penguin wave energy converter hit the waters in Estonia.

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

    Wello’s Penguin wave energy device has marked its one-year anniversary of continuous deployment in Orkney, Scotland.

  • 10 August 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The second version of the Penguin wave energy converter – developed by Finnish company Wello – is said to have reached 110% increase in power production as it gears up to join its ‘younger sibling’ deployed off Scotland.

  • 8 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish wave energy developer Wello has signed a deal with Chinese conglomerate CIMC OEI to develop wave energy projects in China.

  • 7 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello’s Penguin device has fed the electricity harnessed from the Orkney waves into the UK national grid.

  • 25 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello’s Penguin wave energy converter – WEC2 has arrived in Orkney, Scotland where it awaits deployment. The WEC2 arrived from Tallinn shipyard to Orkney, where it will be installed by the coast. The Penguin WEC2 is Wello’s first full-scale commercially ready wave energy converter. Wello has previously tested it’s prototype the Penguin WEC1 at Orkney […]

  • 15 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello has informed that the new version of its Penguin wave energy converter produces 15% more power than the previous iterations.

  • 10 September 2013
    Research & Development, Technology

    Finnish wave energy developer, Wello Ltd, has on September the 10th released further test results of the Penguin wave energy converter installed in Orkney, Scotland. The Penguin wave energy converter was redeployed in Orkney in July 2013 after pre-commissioning of the power plant. The Penguin has now been producing electricity to the grid with direct […]

  • 6 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Wello’s Penguin wave energy device has been installed over the weekend at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC).

  • 18 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    BMT Nigel Gee, a subsidiary of BMT Group, has won a design contract with Penguin Shipyard International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based crewboat builder and operator, Penguin International Limited, for the design of two 25-metre monohull Fast Crew Boats. Penguin is building the two BV classed, 70-passenger Fast Crew Boats for ARCO Marine and […]

  • 18 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    BMT Nigel Gee, a subsidiary of BMT Group, announced that it has won a design contract with Penguin Shipyard International, a wholly owned subsidiary of Singapore-based crewboat builder and operator, Penguin International Limited, for the design of two 25-metre monohull Fast Crew Boats. Penguin is building the two BV classed, 70-passenger Fast Crew Boats for […]

  • 29 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Finland-based developer Wello has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign to support its growing wave energy ambitions.

  • 27 January 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    A&P Falmouth has won the contract to refit Wello Oy’s Penguin wave energy device ahead of its Wave Hub deployment later this year. A&P Falmouth is to conduct maintenance operations on Finnish wave energy developer’s Penguin wave energy device, before the scheduled summer deployment at Wave Hub test site, A&P informed. Wello Oy’s Penguin device […]

  • 28 December 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Gapura Energi Utama (GEU), an Indonesian infrastructure construction company, has placed an order to Finnish wave energy company Wello to supply it with a 10MW wave energy park equipped with Penguin devices.

  • 10 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Finnish wave energy developer, Wello Ltd, has on September the 10th released further test results of the Penguin wave energy converter installed in Orkney, Scotland. The Penguin wave energy converter was redeployed in Orkney in July 2013 after pre-commissioning of the power plant. The Penguin has now been producing electricity to the grid with direct […]

  • 20 May 2015
    Authorities & Government

    Wello, a Finnish wave energy developer, has become a member of Ocean Energy Europe. Wello has developed a Penguin wave energy converter that was recently boosted with EUR 17 mln from European Commison’s Horizon 2020 innovation programme. The funding is aimed at advancing the use of Penguin wave energy converter in electricity grid-connected ocean conditions. […]

  • 2 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Penguin Shipyard International delivered the WORLD’S FASTEST TRIPLE-SCREW MECHANICALLY DRIVEN crewboat in October 2012, the Flex-38S, which can cruise in excess of 26 knots with 31.5 tons of deadweight. The Flex-38S is a new generation of crewboats designed specifically for speed efficiency. Penguin’s new Flex-38 hull form is a stretched, re-engineered and optimised version of […]

  • 31 October 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Saipem and Wello have undertaken to work together for the successful execution of their first joint project. This will be in the framework of the memorandum of understanding signed last September regarding the deployment of WEC Penguin technology for the production of energy from marine waves. The project involves the deployment of WEC Penguin technology […]