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  • 27 April 2015
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Energy Wales Unit team has been created to identify core energy policies and delivery priorities in Wales, including marine energy as one of the key areas. Edwina Hart, Welsh Minister for Economy, Science and Transport is updating energy policy objectives after after consultation with stakeholders. The Minister has created Energy Wales Unit that will be tasked […]

  • 21 July 2015
    Authorities & Government

    An industry led sub-group of Marine Energy Pembrokeshire (MEP) has recently provided recommendations to assist Natural Resources Wales (NRW) and Welsh Government in streamlining the marine energy consenting process in Wales. All marine renewable energy developments take place within a formal planning procedure which considers the impact of a new project on the environment and […]

  • 1 May 2020
    Business developments & projects

    Marine Energy Wales has welcomed the news that North Wales’ tidal stream array demonstration project, Morlais, has signed up three new international turbine developers. French firms Sabella and HydroQuest as well as Spanish developer Magallanes are planning to deploy their devices on a commercial scale at the Crown Estate-designated zone off the coast of Anglesey, […]

  • 7 November 2016
    Business & Finance

    Wales’ profile as a location suitable for the international development and deployment of marine energy devices and technologies will be promoted at the Ocean Energy Europe 2016 Conference & Exhibition in Brussels this week.

  • 13 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    The inaugural Marine Energy Wales conference will be held late in March in Swansea, UK.

  • 8 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The ‘Dredging in Wales, A Review and Forward Look’ seminar, organized by the Central Dredging Association (CEDA) and co-promoted by the ICE Wales Region, will take place on Tuesday, 9 May 2017, at Novotel Cardiff Center, Cardiff. The presentations at the event will primarily be Wales specific, but will be informative for anyone with links to the […]

  • 1 July 2020
    Business & Finance

    Marine Energy Wales new report shows that a total of £123.7 million has been invested into the Welsh economy. The latest ‘State of the Sector’ report outlines findings from a survey carried out by Marine Energy Wales which reviewed activity and investment made in the Financial Year 2019-20 to assess developments taking place in Welsh […]

  • 10 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    The Central Dredging Association (CEDA) has announced that they seminar ‘Dredging in Wales, A Review and Forward Look’,  co-promoted by the ICE Wales Region, will take place on Tuesday, 9 May 2017, at Novotel Cardiff Center, Cardiff. “CEDA are holding their spring seminar in Wales and have brought together a distinguished panel of speakers to make presentations […]

  • 12 April 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Technology

    Marine Energy Wales (MEW) has welcomed 240 experts and business leaders at its annual conference to discuss the progress made in the Welsh marine renewable energy sector.

  • 4 April 2019
    Research & Development

    Marine Energy Wales has released a new report at its annual conference, revealing that £96.2 million has been invested into the Welsh economy. The new ‘State of the Sector’ report outlines findings from a survey carried out by the Welsh industry body, and provides an update on a previous report published in 2017, outlining developments […]

  • 30 March 2017
    Research & Development

    Marine Energy Wales has published a new report showing how marine renewable energy industry is bringing increased investment and jobs to Wales. The new report “Marine Energy in Wales: Investment, Jobs, Supply Chain 2017” highlights the findings of an industry survey carried out by Marine Energy Wales in January. The report finds that there has been an […]

  • 16 December 2016

    TWI Technology Centre Wales has received a £1 million ($1.24M) EU funding boost to develop new technology to improve the performance of offshore oil and gas production.  TWI, an independent research and technology organization, said on Friday it will work with European partners to develop new technology and products to help improve the performance of oil & […]

  • 8 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Marine Energy Wales has been established to drive forward the development of the marine energy sector in the country.

  • 18 February 2020
    Research & Development, Technology

    Natural Resources Wales (NRW) recently announced a new Offshore Renewable Energy Programme (OREP) to support offshore renewable energy in Wales. NRW as a regulator and advisor in Wales has a vital role to play in the delivery of sustainable, clean energy. Commenting on the announcement, David Jones, project director of Marine Energy Wales, said: “This […]

  • 23 June 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance

    Welsh ministers have joined forces with businesses in a pursuit to put Wales on the renewable energy investment map. Welsh Minister for Natural Resources and Food Alun Davies will today (June 23) launch a green growth prospectus in Mansion House, London, the Minister announced via social media. Welsh assets relevant to renewable energy development, including […]

  • 26 August 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    A new report on marine energy in Wales estimates that if development is ramped up significantly over the next 20 years – with the capacity to generate 1GW of power – it could contribute a total of £840m to Welsh GVA during the development and installation stages. Once operational this installed capacity would bring in […]

  • 8 October 2019
    Authorities & Government

    Bombora has hosted a visit in Pembroke Dock from Jeremy Miles, Counsel General for Wales and Brexit Minister, to provide update on its mWave wave power project. Pembrokeshire boasts the highest concentration of wave resource in Wales, while Pembroke Dock offers access to a highly skilled marine and industrial supply chain. These attributes first attracted […]

  • 15 February 2017
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Marine Energy Wales has deemed Minesto’s plans to expand its Deep Green tidal energy project as a positive step forward for the development of the marine renewables sector in Wales.

  • 17 March 2017
    Business & Finance, Research & Development, Technology

    Marine Energy Wales has released the program for its upcoming inaugural marine renewable energy conference that will feature more than 20 speakers from the sector.

  • 20 May 2015
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Marine energy company Minesto has been awarded a 13 million Euros investment from the European Regional Development Fund through the Welsh Government. The funding is part of the commercial roll out, including the establishment of Minesto UK Headquarters in North Wales and commissioning of the first commercial Deep Green power plant. The EU funds will support […]

  • 23 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Colwyn Bay Waterfront Project – Phase 1b/c – was one of the winning projects at Wales Engineering Awards 2017. The ICE Wales Cymru 2017 Project Awards – which celebrate the contribution of civil engineering – saw projects from across Wales compete for a number of awards. Commending the entrants, ICE Wales Cymru Director, Keith Jones said, “our awards celebrate […]

  • 9 July 2014
    Authorities & Government, Business & Finance, Research & Development

    First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, has welcomed an announcement by the Crown Estate, which supports the Welsh Government’s vision of developing a thriving marine renewable energy industry in Wales. The Crown Estate has announced the successful Third Party Managers of two areas of water off the Welsh coast designated for testing and demonstrating wave […]