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  • 17 April 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine assembly process is nearing completion in the port of Brest, France. The assembly process began early in January 2015. The turbine’s power capacity is rated up to 1 MW. The base of Sabella’s D10 tidal device is 20 by 20 meters in size. It is 17 m high, and weighs 450 […]

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

    Sabella is currently performing preparations prior to the planned installation of its 1 MW D10 tidal turbine on June 25, in the Fromveur Passage, off Ushant Island, France. According to Sabella, the cargo ship that will be used for the installation of the turbine, provided by the German-based Combi Lift, has arrived to Brest yesterday. […]

  • 20 March 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    The nacelle for Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine has arrived to the port of Brest, France, where the assembly process is taking place. The base of Sabella’s D10 tidal device is 20 by 20 meters in size. It will carry a turbine of 10 meters in diameter. It is 17 m high, what is the equivalent […]

  • 22 July 2015

    Sabella has chosen Metocean Analytics for the analysis of currents on its new sites. Developed by Open Ocean, Metocean Analytics simplifies and accelerates the search and analysis process for potential sites thanks to a large catalogue of currents, waves and wind data, coupled with statistical tools analyzing precisely the locations of interest, and an editing tool providing reports […]

  • 22 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Sabella, a French tidal energy developer, has chosen Open Ocean’s current analysis system Metocean Analytics for the examination of the ocean currents on Sabella’s future tidal energy sites. According to Open Ocean, Metocean Analytics simplifies and accelerates the search and analysis process for potential sites thanks to a large catalogue of currents, waves and wind […]

  • 25 June 2015
    Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Sabella is currently performing the deployment operation of its 1 MW D10 tidal turbine in Fromveur Passage, off Ushant Island, France. The team on-board Combi Lift’s cargo ship Palembang is performing the installation of the turbine. After the immersion, Sabella will run tests to ensure the deployment process has been conducted properly. Once the team confirms the […]

  • 11 October 2016
    Technology

    This photograph of Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine was taken on the early Friday morning last week in Brest, France.

  • 1 December 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Following the gradual increase in the speed of the Fromveur Passage currents, Sabella’s D10 tidal energy turbine has produced 10 MW/h of electricity under real operating conditions. The turbine which was deployed in June this year started delivering limited amounts of power to Ushant island on November 5, 2015. The next step for the project […]

  • 28 September 2015
    Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Sabella, a French-based tidal energy developer, has recently connected its D10 tidal turbine with the Ushant island, France. Bourbon’s Argonaut tugboat, provided by the French Navy, was used to connect the cable jumper with the export cable. The cable connection operation was completed on September 21, 2015. In the following days, it will be connected […]

  • 17 October 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Environment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology, Vessels

    French company Sabella has completed the reinstallation of its D10 tidal turbine in Fromveur Passage, near Ushant island, where the onshore battery storage system has also been set up to increase the grid stability.

  • 29 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    French tidal energy developer, Sabella, is expecting to wrap up the year 2016 with several projects moving forward to the next phase of development.

  • 29 May 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Storage, Technology

    French company Sabella has been accepted to the acceleration program for French companies with an interest in Australian maritime market as it looks to develop tidal energy projects down under.

  • 22 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    French tidal energy developer Sabella has partnered up with H&WB Asia Pacific to develop tidal power plant in the Philippines. The two companies have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on October 15, 2015, for the development of a tidal power plant in San Bernardino Strait, off Sorsogon province. Tidal Energy Today spoke to Jean-Christophe Allo, […]

  • 22 March 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    Last October, the French tidal energy developer Sabella was a victim of a hacker attack which temporarily rendered the computer managing Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine and accompanying equipment unusable.

  • 4 June 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    BOURBON has completed the installation of subsea electrical cable for SABELLA’s D10 tidal energy project off the island of Ushant, France. After 2 weeks of preparation, the laying of the electrical cable was conducted from May 23 – 26 2015, in a window of favorable weather. Teams from BOURBON and SABELLA landed, placed, and buried 30 […]

  • 14 July 2016
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    French tidal energy developer, Sabella, has retrieved its D10 tidal turbine from the bottom of the Fromveur Strait, off Ushant island, France.

  • 11 November 2015
    Storage, Technology

    Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine, deployed in June 2015 in the Passage du Fromveur, has started delivering its first kilowatt hours following the connection to the electricity grid at Ouessant Island on 5 November. Since its connection to the island in late September, a 2km long submarine cable has been transmitting the electricity from the tidal turbine to the coast. The power was then […]

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

    French tidal energy developer Sabella is targeting May to redeploy its D10 tidal energy turbine off France.

  • 23 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    FMGC, a French-based company, has manufactured tidal turbine ballast made of grey cast iron for Sabella’s D10 tidal turbine. FMGC gravity-based tripod structure consists of three ballast blocks with a tubular shape. Two ballasts tubes weigh 55 tonnes each, and one weighs 77 tonnes. The base measures 20×20 and the entire machine weights 450 tonnes, […]

  • 11 February 2015
    Storage

    Sabella S.A.S. has placed an order for a complete MacArtney connectivity solution for its new industrial scale ‘Sabella D10’ tidal stream turbine project. Pre-orientated in the direction of natural tidal currents and empowered by symmetrical rotor blades, the turbines effectively capture the energy generated by the shift between ebb and flow. The rotor is activated […]

  • 11 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    MacArtney has secured order from French marine renewable energy pioneer Sabella S.A.S. for a complete MacArtney connectivity solution for its new industrial scale ‘Sabella D10’ tidal stream turbine project. After successfully installing and testing the ‘Sabella D03’ demonstrator turbine unit, Sabella has now successfully secured the funds to install and test its full scale ‘Sabella D10’ […]

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

    French tidal energy developer Sabella has decided to postpone the redeployment of its D10 tidal turbine off France to conduct more tests.