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  • 8 July 2016
    Environment, Research & Development

    A long-term plan for managing noise in shallow parts of the ocean such as Falmouth Bay is needed to protect the environment, scientists from the Universities of Exeter and Bath have said.

  • 28 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Dalian University of Technology (DUT) in China has appointed Professor of Ocean Technology at the University of Exeter, Lars Johanning, a ‘Hai-Tian’ Sea-Sky Scholar in recognition of his research into ocean energy and technology.

  • 26 March 2014
    Research & Development

    Pioneering research could provide a significant boost in the vital quest to harness wave power as a viable renewable energy source for the future. Scientists from the University of Exeter have studied how wave energy developers can more accurately measure, and predict the wave conditions within wave energy test sites. The research, which is published […]

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

    University of Exeter is performing scale testing of the elastometric mooring ropes as part of the EU-funded OPERA wave energy project.

  • 26 November 2015
    Research & Development

    Scientists from the University of Exeter are warning of the risks that seismic surveys may pose to sea turtles. Seismic surveys use airguns to produce sound waves that penetrate the sea floor to map oil and gas reserves. The review found that compared to marine mammals and fish, turtles are largely ignored in terms of […]

  • 27 June 2018
    Equipment

    University of Exeter has deployed a new type of mooring rope at the Marmok-A-5 wave energy device, developed by Oceantec, at the BiMEP test site in the Bay of Biscay, Spain. The elastomeric mooring tethers were developed and tested by renewable energy experts from the University of Exeter in the Dynamic Marine Component (DMaC) test facility, […]

  • 12 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    University of Exeter is looking for a project manager/knowledge exchange manager for its Marine-I Project. The Marine-I Project is led by the University of Exeter with five delivery partners; Cornwall Development Company, the Cornwall College Group, Cornwall Marine Network, the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult and Plymouth University. The successful applicant will be responsible for the […]

  • 11 April 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Falmouth Harbour Commissioners have renewed a lease with The Crown Estate to continue using an area of Falmouth Bay for testing of new marine renewable energy technology.

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

    The University of Exeter has carried out performance and durability tests of a set of elastometric mooring tethers as part of the H2020-funded OPERA wave energy project.

  • 27 June 2012

    The energy generated from our oceans could be doubled using new methods for predicting wave power. Research led by the University of Exeter, published in the journal Renewable Energy, could pave the way for significant advancements in marine renewable energy, making it a more viable source of power. The study was carried out by a […]

  • 3 April 2020
    Human Capital

    University of Plymouth – Faculty of Science and Engineering wishes to recruit a research fellow for a 3-year full time post in Marine Renewable Energy research (MRE). The funding has been secured as part of the EU INTERREG Channel Area TIGER project (Tidal stream Industry enerGisEr pRoject). The aim of the project is to deploy […]

  • 3 June 2013
    Human Capital, Research & Development

    The University of Exeter concluded their field visit with a presentation to the Renewable Energy Team, key stakeholders who had helped the students with their research and the media. The Students presented for 2 hours on subjects ranging from offshore wind to energy efficiency to financial viability. The students then fielded questions from the audience […]

  • 14 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    A three-year Natural Environment Research Council (NERC)-funded Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) between HR Wallingford and the University of Exeter has been launched this month, funded through NERC’s Marine Renewable Energy Knowledge Exchange (MREKE) programme. The partnership builds on HR Wallingford’s existing experience in both underwater noise research and development of modelling tools for monitoring species […]

  • 24 September 2018
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Marine-i initiative has set up a three-day Marine Innovation Masterclass designed to help businesses spearhead future growth through streamlining their research and innovation activities.

  • 28 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Scientists at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) are developing a new instrument to measure carbon dioxide in remote parts of the world’s oceans. The CaPASOS (Calibrated pC02 in Air and Surface Ocean Sensor), created by the NOC in partnership with the University of Exeter, will be carried on unmanned autonomous vessels (UAVs) to locations including […]

  • 26 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Scientists from the University of Exeter have studied how wave energy developers can more accurately measure, and predict the wave conditions within wave energy test sites. The research deployed wave measurement buoys and used wave modelling to show how variations in wave size and strength could be resolved. The results should aid developers to better predict […]

  • 27 June 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    The elastomeric mooring tethers, said to be in position to address cost and reliability challenges associated with marine energy devices, have been installed at the BiMEP test site in the Bay of Biscay, on the northern coast of Spain.

  • 5 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    The UK Hydrographic Office (UKHO) has appointed Cathrine Armour as the new director of its Customer Division. Cathrine joins the UKHO from Catapult’s South West Centre of Excellence in Satellite Applications, a partnership led by the University of Exeter to stimulate the data economy. Cathrine also led the development of the Ordnance Survey’s Geovation Hub […]

  • 26 September 2016
    Research & Development, Technology

    University of Exeter’s College of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Sciences is looking to recruit a postdoctoral research fellow to support the research work related to offshore renewable energy sector.

  • 24 March 2016
    Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Researchers from the University of Exeter have tested a new sea-going robot that can map the seabed using its own intelligence which could prove favorable for offshore industry.

  • 8 May 2013

    Greg Barker, Minster of State for Energy and Climate Change, describes his visit to Falmouth and the FaB Test facility off Falmouth Harbour. FaB Test, is a wave test site developed as a partnership between Falmouth Harbour Commissioners, Wave Hub, the University of Exeter, A&P Group, Cornwall Marine Network and Mojo Maritime. [mappress] Offshore WIND […]

  • 23 May 2012
    Human Capital, Research & Development

    University of Exeter‘s team of 24 students have conducted a research on the offshore wind, wave and tidal power possibilities for Guernsey’s Commerce and Employment Department, the BBC reports. Lead officer for the Department’s Renewable Energy Team, Mat Desforges, commented that this is like an independent specialist examination and that the students could give an […]