Tidal Current

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Name: Tidal Current
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

Sea gate damage delays boat owners

Boat owners using Watchet harbour in Somerset are being warned of delays getting in and out of the marina for the immediate future.Part of the seven-tonne hydraulic gate across the mouth of the marina was damaged earlier this week.An inspection has confirmed ... [Published BBC - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 2 reports

Wave Energy Research Progressing

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the funding of up to $4 million for continued wave energy technological research and monitoring efforts. Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center (NNMREC) faculty will also share in another $3.25 ... [Published Domestic Fuel - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Liverpool WwTW extension to be operational next spring, says UU

United Utilities (UU) says it is on target to get the £200M extension at Liverpool wastewatertreatment works operational by next spring. The scheme, when complete will keep the RiverMersey clean for future generations and help boost both Liverpool's tourism ... [Published WWT - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Cover-up for £200m Mersey clean scheme

Here's the last aerial shot showing inside Liverpool's new £200m wastewater treatment works extension - this month the lid goes on.The photograph shows the interior of the plant at Wellington Dock, a view that won't be seen when United Utilities engineers ... [Published Noodls - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Racers tackle island swim

Start of the swim.Ron Walker, ReporterSaturday, September 6, 201411:14 AMHARDY athletes braved a two-kilometre race in the Burnham sea this weekend as part of the annual Stert Swim on Sunday.To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged ... [Published Nailsea Clevedon & Portishead Times - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Pakistan’s energy crisis

What options are we left with?Electric power is easy to control and handle, easy to transmit and pollution free which accounts for its well-deserved fame. Conventionally, the electric power demand in Pakistan is met by the production of electricity through ... [Published Pakistan Today - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

How to Salvage the Bell

A salvage team works at the Rangoon and Pegu rivers’ confluence on Tuesday. (Photo: Sai Zaw / The Irrawaddy)As I served in the Burmese navy for decades, I am very familiar with tidal currents in the Rangoon River and I have followed the story of the Dhammazedi ... [Published Irrawaddy - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Scotland’s natural resources must be nurtured

We need to invest in wave and tidal energy, says Ronnie QuinnSuch resources, if they can be harnessed, have a critical place in our future energy mix.There are of course the unanswered questions – how much energy can be generated, when, and at what cost? ... [Published The Scotsman - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Teacher makes history as first person to swim Channel from two different islands

A history teacher from Northamptonshire braved some of the most treacherous currents in the world to became the first man to swim to France from two Channel Islands. David Coleman, aged 57, swam across the Race, which is infamous for its strong tidal ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

First UK tidal array project agrees funding

The MeyGen funding syndicate for the first phase of this project also includes Atlantis Resources Ltd, the Department of Energy & Climate Change, Scottish Enterprise via the Renewable Energy Investment Fund (delivered by the Scottish Investment Bank) ... [Published Crown Estate - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Navigational safety questioned

The Crown Estate, manager of the UK seabed, has agreed seabed rights for six new wave and tidal current demonstration zones and five new wave and tidal current sites around the UK.Of the 12 zones and sites announced, plans to place a further tidal current ... [Published All At Sea - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Methods and systems for endobronchial diagnostics

Methods and systems for targeting, accessing and diagnosing diseased lung compartments are disclosed. The method comprises introducing a diagnostic catheter with an occluding member at its distal end into a lung segment via an assisted ventilation device; ... [Published Free Patents Online - Aug 19 2014]


"We've got to take a lot of things into consideration including the weather and the tides" he said
...its coastal waves, tidal currents and powerful rivers," said Belinda Batten, director of NNMREC and a professor in the OSU College of Engineering. "Partnering with Alaska Fairbanks will allow us to expand the scope of our energy research and tap into additional expertise, to more quickly move wave, tidal, and river energy closer to commercial use."
"We're extremely excited about the opportunity to add Alaska Fairbanks to our program" said Belinda Batten, director of NNMREC and a professor in the OSU College of Engineering
Lorne Large, United Utilities Principal Project Manager, said: "It's staggering to think how quickly this important building has shot up. It only seems like yesterday we were standing on the side of a water-filled dock."

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Energy counts in Scottish independence vote [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 15 2014]
Tidelines: Sand crabs really dig La Jolla Shore... [Published Beach and Bay Press - Sep 14 2014]
Sea gate damage delays boat owners [Published BBC - Sep 13 2014]
Liverpool WwTW extension to be operational next... [Published WWT - Sep 11 2014]
Wave Energy Research Progressing [Published Domestic Fuel - Sep 11 2014]
Wave energy research continues with $4M grant [Published Fierce Energy - Sep 11 2014]
DOE says wave energy holds a lot of potential [Published Power Electronics News - Sep 11 2014]
Benefits of Real Sea Testing – Nautricity’s Exp... [Published Offshore Wind - Sep 11 2014]
Program expansion to continue progress with wav... [Published Noodls - Sep 11 2014]
The Great Marshes of Barnstable [Published Examiner.com - Sep 10 2014]
Phra Luang repeats as Moffett Race winner [Published Martha's Vineyard Times - Sep 09 2014]
Cover-up for £200m Mersey clean scheme [Published Noodls - Sep 09 2014]
Boston Harbor: Dredge with care [Published Boston Globe - Sep 07 2014]
Explore Kukuteli Preserve, newest addition to s... [Published HeraldNet - Sep 07 2014]
Racers tackle island swim [Published Nailsea Clevedon & Portishead Times - Sep 06 2014]
USGS, Rookery Bay to study dying mangroves [Published Naples Daily News - Sep 05 2014]
2 Underwater survey reveals host of rare species [Published Exmoor Today - Sep 05 2014]
DEM Office of Water Resources Staff to Particip... [Published Review Zone - Sep 05 2014]
Cash secured for improvements to commuter routes [Published Oxford Mail - Sep 05 2014]
Chennai’s mangroves at risk, say experts [Published The Hindu - Sep 04 2014]
Bid to protect Norfolk windfarm with old car tyres [Published Evening News 24 - Sep 04 2014]
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Bay of Fundy FORCE study looking at tidal power... [Published CBC - Sep 02 2014]
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Baltic Ace Salvage Suffers Major Setback [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 13 2014]
The Bahamas-flagged Baltic Ace car carrier is seen in this undated file photo. Preparations for a planned attempt to the lift the sunken Baltic Ace car carrier from the seafloor near the port of Rotterdam has been abandoned because damage to the ...
Major Milestone In Tidal Power Emerges With ‘Sp... [Published Think Progress - Aug 07 2014]
The patented DeltaStream device developed by Cardiff-based tidal stream technology company Tidal Energy Ltd will be installed in Ramsey Sound, Pembrokeshire, following its unveiling. CREDIT: Tidal Energy Ltd A full-scale, 156-ton tidal power generator ...
TODAY’S STUDY: OCEAN ENERGY IN THE WORLD [Published NewEnergyNews - Aug 05 2014]
Rising tide; Global trends in the emerging ocean energy marketJuly 2014 (EY)An emerging marketOcean energies can be extracted with a large variety oftechnologies that exploit the composition of the water or thepower obtained from the kinetic energy of ...
18 Important Points Deck Officers Must Consider... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Jul 30 2014]
Coastal passages are an extremely busy time for the ship’s officer of the watch (OOW). The traffic density is usually high with an increased concentration of fishing vessels that aren’t exactly swift in response at all times! There’re multitude of tasks ...
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 ...
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