Wave and tidal energy News for November 2011

Wave and tidal energy News Archive

Wavegen recognised for green energy achievements

Wave power company Wavegen has been awarded the Accenture Award for Outstanding International Achievement in Green Energy at SCDI’s Scotland International Awards in Glasgow, Scotland.

Isle of Wight aims for net energy exports by 2020 in EcoIsland sustainability project

The Isle of Wight – a peaceful, modest-sized island off the English south coast – plans to become a net energy exporter of energy by 2020, while halving residents’ energy bills, eliminating waste going to landfill, and creating a significant number of green technology jobs. The EcoIsland initiative is the largest single sustainability project in the UK.

Rolls Royce hits 100 MWh tidal turbine milestone Rolls Royce hits 100 MWh tidal turbine milestone

Rolls-Royce's prototype tidal turbine has reached the milestone of feeding 100 MWh into the grid from its location off the Orkney Islands, Scotland.