Tidal Current

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Name: Tidal Current
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Teenagers in Solway rescue

A warning about swimming in open water has been issued after two young girls had to be rescued from the Solway Firth in the Stewartry when they found themselves in difficulty.The girls - aged 12 and 16 - were pulled to safety by lifeboat crews when members ... [Published Galloway Gazette - 8 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Oceans' ten

Two divers approach an enormous but peaceable shark while diving in South Africa A diverA look at the most spectacular dive sites around the world What are the best diving destinations around the world? Well, Thailand no longer makes the cut but for scuba ... [Published The Nation - Thailand - 18 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

Teenagers rescued from Solway Firth

A warning about swimming in open water has been issued after two young girls had to be rescued after getting into difficulties in the Solway Firth.The girls - aged 12 and 16 - were pulled to safety by members of the Kippford Inshore Lifeboat.They got ... [Published BBC - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Tidal flow affects slipway build

The RNLI is having to cope with one of the highest tidal flows in the world while building a new slipway into the River Severn to serve Bristol and Portishead.Contractors building the 60m slipway are studying the tide times to get their workers in and ... [Published BBC - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Ocean currents, tides rise as new renewable energy candidates

TOKYO -- Using the flow of currents and the rise and fall of the tide to turn their propellerlike blades, ocean-based power plants are garnering considerable attention as the next green energy source.CloseThis floating hybrid power generator makes use ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Divers find another body from sunken Sewol-ho ferry

Another body was recovered from the sunken Sewol-ho ferry early this Friday morning.The government's disaster response team said divers found the body, presumed to be that of a woman, inside the cafeteria of the vessel at around 6:20 a.m., Korea time ... [Published Arirang - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Strangford Lough may become major centre for tidal energy

PLANS are underway to further develop Strangford Lough into a leading hub for tidal energy.Opportunities are being explored for the development of a new tidal scheme that would create up to 20MW of electricity from submerged turbines within the lough ... [Published Down Recorder - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Rights for renewables

17 Jul 2014The renewable energy team from Burges Salmon have assisted in securing seabed rights for a total of four wave and tidal energy zones for their clients Minesto and Wave Hub in a leasing process managed by The Crown Estate.Swedish marineenergy ... [Published Maritime Journal - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Preview: The CMW Cdn Surfski Championships

By Ryan StuartDespite their enigmatic name surf skis are one of the fastest boats on the water. Essentially an extra long, sit on top kayak, their thin width and up to 21 foot+ water line allows them to slice through water fast enough to catch wind waves ... [Published Get Out There Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

Atlantis agrees terms with MeyGen contractors

Source: SMWAtlantis has reached agreement on final pricing and terms with contractors in readiness for construction of phase 1A of the MeyGen tidal current energy project.Atlantis says that after a lengthy negotiation process, agreement has now been reached ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Pembroke Port at the centre of Wales’ marine renewable development

Prospects for Pembroke Port, owned and operated by the Port of Milford Haven, to become one of the preeminent centres for marine renewables in the UK were given a huge lift last week with two key announcements.The Crown Estate’s selection of Wave Hub ... [Published CILT UK - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Avoid 'witches hat' nets

LAST week, Murray Waugh's letter gave readers who are unaware of NSW recreational crab fishing regulations the mistaken impression that witches hat nets are the only crab fishing method they can use. LAST week, Murray Waugh's letter gave readers who are ... [Published Port Stephens Examiner - Jul 16 2014]

Quotes

"Checks must be made on currents and the state of the tides to try and prevent a tragedy."
"We have close to 100 percent sightings every day," said Carrie Newell of Whale Research EcoExcursions in Depoe Bay. "Old bulls, young, mothers with calves, they're all out there."
...The combined output is 500kW to 1,000kW per system. "We aimed for the highest output per unit surface-area of installation" explains Takuju Nakamura, general manager of the company's new-business development. The company plans to commercialize the system as early as 2016
...fish such as alewife, blueback herring and shad, as well as native trout, migratory birds and small mammals," said Mary Griffin, DFG commissioner. "These projects also help communities remove or repair aging infrastructure, saving cities and towns significant maintenance costs."

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NOAA and Partners Provide Real-time Information... [Published Noodls - 5 hours ago]
Teenagers in Solway rescue [Published Galloway Gazette - 8 hours ago]
Delhi traffic woes: RTR Flyover strangles appro... [Published Hindustan Times - 10 hours ago]
Oceans' ten [Published The Nation - Thailand - 18 hours ago]
Partrac wraps up turbulence survey [Published Renewable Energy News Europe - Jul 22 2014]
Partrac Finishes Turbulence Survey for TiME Pro... [Published Offshore Wind - Jul 22 2014]
Wave, Tide, Ocean Current, In-stream, and OTEC ... [Published Peak Oil - Jul 22 2014]
Teenagers rescued from Solway Firth [Published BBC - Jul 22 2014]
ROCKCLIFFE: Girls rescued from Solway [Published Annandale Observer - Jul 22 2014]
Tidal flow affects slipway build [Published BBC - Jul 21 2014]
The Shimanami Kaido [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 21 2014]
Killer, gray, humpbacked and other whales join ... [Published Oregonian - Jul 19 2014]
Profile of Martin Earlam FIMechE [Published Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Jul 19 2014]
Ocean currents, tides rise as new renewable ene... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Jul 18 2014]
Divers find another body from sunken Sewol-ho f... [Published Arirang - Jul 18 2014]
Strangford Lough may become major centre for ti... [Published Down Recorder - Jul 18 2014]
Rights for renewables [Published Maritime Journal - Jul 17 2014]
Preview: The CMW Cdn Surfski Championships [Published Get Out There Magazine - Jul 17 2014]
Pembroke Port at the centre of Wales’ marine re... [Published CILT UK - Jul 16 2014]
Atlantis agrees terms with MeyGen contractors [Published Telegraph - Jul 16 2014]
Atlantis Reaches Agreement with MeyGen Suppliers [Published Offshore Wind - Jul 16 2014]
MeyGen Project Update [Published TrustNet - Jul 16 2014]
Atlantis Resources : MeyGen Project Update [Published Investegate - Jul 16 2014]
Atlantis Resources : Change of Adviser and Open... [Published Investegate - Jul 16 2014]
CRZ violations in Edakochi and Chilavannoor listed [Published The Hindu - Jul 16 2014]
Avoid 'witches hat' nets [Published Port Stephens Examiner - Jul 16 2014]
Load bearing [Published Engineer Online - Jul 15 2014]
Grant to fund study of Thunder Brook habitat in... [Published Berkshire Eagle - Jul 15 2014]
Interactive map plots sprawling growth of subma... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 15 2014]
Yaw drive tidal turbine system and method [Published Free Patents Online - Jul 15 2014]
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Crown Estate Awards Seabed Rights for Ocean Ene... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 11 2014]
Crown Estate Awards Seabed Rights for Ocean Energy Development LONDONThe United Kingdom's Crown Estate has awarded seabed rights for six new wave and tidal current demonstration zones, and five new wave and tidal current sites.  http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2014/07/crown-estate-awards-seabed-rights-for-ocean-energy-development?cmpid=WNL-Friday-July11-2014 ...
MAIB Releases MT Apollo Allision Report [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jun 13 2014]
Damage to the MT Apollo. Photo courtesy London Port Authority The U.K.’s Marine Accident Investigation Branch has released its accident report into its investigation of the July 2013 allision of the oil tanker Apollo with the quayside at Northfleet ...
The biggest proposed tidal energy project yet. ... [Published Carbon Commentary - Jun 13 2014]
Capturing the energy in the tides is an expensive business. The 340 MW Swansea tidal lagoon project is going to cost the best part of a billion pounds although future UK tidal lagoons will probably be much cheaper. (This project is raising first stage ...
Next-gen renewable energy: Harnessing the Bay o... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Jun 12 2014]
For anyone hoping to harness tidal energy, the most powerful force to be reckoned with is the tidal surge in the Bay of Fundy. The Bay’s Minas Passage in Nova Scotia is the focal point for the Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE), an organization ...
Next-gen renewable energy: Harnessing the Bay o... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Jun 12 2014]
For anyone hoping to harness tidal energy, the most powerful force to be reckoned with is the tidal surge in the Bay of Fundy. The Bay’s Minas Passage in Nova Scotia is the focal point for the Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy (FORCE), an organization ...
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