Promising future for marine-based energy in EU

The installation of a floating tidal turbine brings EU researchers one step closer towards achieving a viable ...

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Admirality Inlet tidal project proceeds

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has denied the requests for rehearing of two Commission orders involving ...

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Scottish Greens request funds for wave energy jobs

Alison Johnstone, Green MSP for Lothian, has written to Energy Minister Fergus Ewing calling for urgent answers to ...

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Aquamarine Power's CEO elected to OEE board

Aquamarine Power’s Chief Executive Officer John Malcolm has been elected to the board of Ocean Energy Europe. ...

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Edgartown aspires to harness energy of tides

Edgartown on Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, is looking to achieve energy independence using renewable energy ...

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West Normandy Marine Energy backs ADEME’s decision

West Normandy Marine Energy, the local public company supporting the development of Renewable Marine Energy (RME) ...

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FORCE to update fishers on tidal project

FORCE (Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy) has invited fishers to a meeting to provide new information on the ...

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Tidal lagoons could bring up to GBP 5 bln to Wales

The 2014 Project Pipeline Update to the Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan notes the potential for tidal lagoons ...

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DCNS and EDF to develop pilot tidal turbine arrays

Following a comprehensive process of Expressions of Interest and the resulting recommendation by the French ...

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France announces winners of tidal farm tender

Manuel Valls, French Prime Minister, has announced the winners of a call for tender for pilot tidal energy farms in ...

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Alstom, GDF SUEZ to supply equipment for French tidal farm

Alstom, together with GDF SUEZ, has been chosen by the French Prime Minister to supply equipment for a tidal energy ...

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Step forward for Swansea Bay tidal lagoon

UK Government will start discussions with Tidal Lagoon Power in order to determine if the building of the tidal ...

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Canada invests in tidal energy project

The Government of Canada has invested USD 260,000 to help define the engineering and design requirements of a ...

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MeyGen enters Decommissioning Programme

MeyGen is now carrying out a 30 day consultation as part of the Decommissioning Programme for Phase 1 (86MW) of the ...

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Shetland Composites wins contract from Nova Innovation

Shetland Composites has secured the six month contract from Edinburgh-based Nova Innovation who is developing five ...

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Basque energy agency to fund wave energy project

Basque energy agency, Ente Vasco de la Energía (EVE), has announced that it will provide funding in the amount of ...

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Marine spatial plan being drafted for Pentland Firth

The Pentland Firth and Orkney Waters area has been identified as one with significant renewable energy resources, ...

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DECC: Overall renewables share up, wave and tidal down

UK Department of Energy & Climate Change has released energy statistics report for the second quarter of 2014. ...

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Orkney project receives funding from Scottish Government

An Orkney-based project to develop an innovative use of renewable energy generated on land and at sea has secured ...

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Secretary Davey affirms tidal power as part of ...

UK Energy Secretary Edward Davey has given a speech at Tidal Energy Summit about tidal energy and the challenges ...

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US Senate Committee passes MHK Renewable Energy Act

The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources has approved the Marine and Hydrokinetic Renewable Energy Act ...

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Scotland establishes Wave Energy Scotland

Wave Energy Scotland (WES) will foster industry collaboration that will drive research and development, share ...

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Carnegie installs CETO 5 unit

Wave energy developer Carnegie Wave Energy Limited has announced that the first of its new generation CETO 5 wave ...

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EMEC appointed as leading verification body

The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) has been approved as an assessor under the EU’s Environmental Technology ...

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Coordination key for tidal testing

Ocean energy test sites spanning Europe, Asia, and North America have agreed to coordinate procedures and standards ...

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Scotland to create Wave Energy Scotland

Scotland is to establish a wave energy technology development body, Wave Energy Scotland, to encourage innovation ...

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OERA and Innovate UK to fund tidal development projects

The Offshore Energy Research Association (OERA) and Innovate UK (the new name for the Technology Strategy Board) ...

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