ScottishPower and E.ON in wave power pact

ScottishPower Renewables and E.ON have today teamed up to trial two Pelamis wave power machines off Orkney. The first of the devices was launched by E.ON in May and is currently being trialled at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney. The second machine, which will be built for ScottishPower Renewables, will be installed alongside […]

Marine energy centre clinches power deal with SmartestEnergy

Electricity buyer and supplier SmartestEnergy has signed a power purchase deal with the European Marine Energy Centre. The contract covers all power generated from the wave and tidal devices at the EMEC’s flagship test centre in the Orkney Islands. The site runs several purpose-built ‘berths’ into which marine and tidal developers can install their machines […]