Government unveils ‘biggest in a generation’ investment in tidal power

The government will invest £20 million every year in tidal stream electricity

Scottish tidal energy firm Nova Innovation secures £6.4m investment

It will fund the manufacturing and distribution of the Edinburgh-based firm’s innovative subsea tidal turbines and boost its presence across the UK and expand into new global markets

Nova Innovation and Sabella seek to make waves with tidal tie-up

They will combine their expertise to drive the rapid scale-up of installed capacity in the tidal energy sector in the UK and France

Government urged to speed up grid decarbonisation

Nuclear Industry Association, RenewableUK and Solar Energy UK are calling for urgent action to build new wind, nuclear and solar capacity

Equinor and SINTEF to collaborate on offshore wind and marine solutions

The companies intend to develop offshore technology that will make future projects cheaper, more efficient and more predictable

Up to $40m for improved safety and environmental sustainability in offshore energy

The funding will support research and development related to offshore oil, natural gas, wind and marine hydrokinetic energy production, with a focus on safety, environmental monitoring and operational improvements

Government consults on support for marine renewables

It will examine how the UK can ‘build back greener’ through marine renewable energy projects, including floating offshore wind farms, tidal stream and wave energy

Green light for £60m Pembrokeshire marine energy project

The project is expected to generate £73.5m a year for the Swansea Bay’s economy

Minesto secures permits for Faroe Islands’ tidal installations

The consents cover two DG100 tidal kite systems which will be installed off the coast of the Faroe Islands

Wave energy developer bags £1m funding

The 50-tonne structure, which resembles a giant buoy, will be built in Scotland