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‘Low-costs and tech readiness needed for wave energy to make a splash by 2024’

UK-based offshore energy specialist Simply Blue Energy and Swedish wave energy developer CorPower Ocean claim they may have a solution

Minesto gets splash of EU funding to develop site in France

The firm has received approval for a grant to help it deploy its technology at the grid-connected Paimpol-Bréhat test site

You’ve heard of ‘world’s most powerful’ tidal turbine – but have you seen the video?

We thought it would be interesting to show what the turbine actually looks like – let us know what you think!

India declares ocean power as renewable energy

Projects including tidal and wave will now be eligible for the non-solar Renewable Purchase Obligation scheme

Waves
Flagship EU tidal energy project reduces cost of tidal energy by 15%

The €20m Enabling Future Arrays in Tidal scheme is an academic-industry collaboration between nine European partners and has already achieved impressive results from its Shetland tidal array

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Backing for marine energy swells among MPs with wave of new support

A total of 91 MPs have signed a letter to Energy Minister Claire Perry calling for her to ensure the UK capitalises on its wealth of marine energy resources

Abundance closes £7m wave of investment for Orbital Marine Power

Around 2,300 investors provided an average of £3,000 each

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Two Scottish energy firms hit by £7.7m wave of new funding

Inverness-based AWS Ocean Energy and Edinburgh’s Mocean Energy have received the financing from Wave Energy Scotland

Minesto enters planning phase with Welsh Government

The move marks the start of the second stage of securing public funding for its tidal technology

Wave and tidal firms team up in €2.3m project to cut costs

They are developing an innovative anchor and mooring system for marine energy turbines