Wave and tidal energy News for October 2011
Pelamis Wave Power has appointed REpower's former CEO, Per Hornung Pedersen, as its new Chief Executive Officer.
31 October, 2011
The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) welcomed the Energy and Climate Change Select Committee (ECCC) to its base at Stromness and testing sites around the Islands for wave and tidal power, last week.
27 October, 2011
The Energy Technologies Institute (ETI) will model the UK's tidal energy resources to improve understanding of the possible interactions between tidal energy extraction systems as they are deployed between now and 2050.
26 October, 2011
Ocean Energy Industries and Kosrae Utilities have launched a 1.5 MW wave energy project in the State of Kosrae, Federated States of Micronesia.
26 October, 2011
Langlee Wave Power has secured NZ$312,000 in funding for a wave power project on Stewart Island, New Zealand.
25 October, 2011
Marine Current Turbines (MCT) and RWE npower renewables have secured an agreement for lease for the 10 MW Skerries Tidal Stream off the cost of Anglesey, north Wales, from the UK Crown Estate.
19 October, 2011
The tidal power industry is invited to join an initiative to help enable tidal energy to become a commercial reality at a ‘How to Build a Tidal Array in a Day’ seminar on 25 October during the RenewableUK 2011 conference and exhibition in Manchester, UK.
12 October, 2011
Barclays Corporate has agreed a £3.4 million loan to wave energy company Aquamarine Power to finalise its wave power array in Orkney, marking a first in bank debt financing for a UK marine energy project.
11 October, 2011