Tidal Stream

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Name: Tidal Stream
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Current Trends in Tidal Energy & Technology (Talk & Laboratory Tour)

DescriptionTidal and wave energy offers a predictable and consistent source of renewable energy. Developing the potential of marine energy resources will help the UK save around 61 metric tonnes (Mt) of carbon dioxide (CO2) by 2025 (valued at an estimated ... [Published Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Scottish tidal array to be world’s biggest

:11 Written by Daniel MasonThe UK government has provided £10m of grant funding to the Meygen project in north Scotland – which will be the wold's biggest tidal array and bring jobs and energy security to the Pentland Firth region.When complete it will ... [Published Govtoday - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 3 reports

2014 Wales Green Energy Awards Winners Announced

Over 180 people gathered in Cardiff Bay to celebrate the contribution of companies, projects and individuals at the 2014 Wales Green Energy Awards, organised by RenewableUK Cymru.The eight categories were Engaging in the community, Contribution to skills ... [Published Offshore Wind - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

DeltaStream secures contract to sell electricity

TweetThe company behind DeltaStream — the first full-scale tidal-power generator to be developed in Wales — has announced a deal to sell its electricity to EDF Energy, making it among the world’s first grid-connected demonstration devices to generate ... [Published Machinery Market - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Apparatus and method for energy extraction

An apparatus and method for extracting energy for a tidal stream in a body of the water are described. The apparatus comprises a body located in a tidal stream, a generator; and a line coupled to the generator such that relative movement between the line ... [Published Free Patents Online - Oct 07 2014]
Entities: Tidal Stream
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

REA says Contracts for Difference budget will benefit larger energy companies

The Government has launched the 2014 budget and allocation process for the 2014 Contract for Difference scheme.It has confirmed that technologies will be divided into three pots with Pot 1 for established technologies, Pot 2 for less established technologies ... [Published Resource Efficient Business - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tidal project signs power purchase agreement

Tidal Energy, the developer of DeltaStream, Wales’ first full-scale tidal power generator, has agreed a power purchase deal with EDF Energy, which will make its project one of the first grid-connected demonstration devices to generate green, sustainable ... [Published Offshore Engineer - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

J.D. Power: Satisfaction With Retail Electricity Providers Improves

Despite an extremely severe winter and correspondingly high electricity bills, satisfaction with retail electric providers has improved dramatically from 2013, driven partly by improved communications, according to the J.D. Power 2014 Retail Electric ... [Published Elp.com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Construction vessel guideline for the offshore renewables industry published

This guideline follows on from the publication 'Vessel safety guide – Guidance for offshore renewable energy developers', published by RenewableUK in January 2012. Working closely with industry, this new document has been produced to assist developers ... [Published Crown Estate - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 6 reports

SmartestEnergy signs agreement to purchase power from MeyGen

MeyGen has agreed a ten-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with SmartestEnergy, an independent energy company, for its tidal stream project located in Pentland Firth, the UK.The deal could be worth more than £50m during its lifetime.Recently, Atlantis ... [Published Power Technology - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 4 reports

Atlantis completes MeyGen funding package

Source: SMWAtlantis, owner of the world's largest planned tidal stream energy project, MeyGen Limited, has confirmed that all conditions have been satisfied under the terms of the funding package announced on 21 August to enable the drawdown of funding ... [Published Telegraph - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 7 reports

SmartestEnergy signs 10-year power purchase deal with MeyGen

Independent energy firm SmartestEnergy has signed a 10-year power purchase agreement (PPA) with MeyGen for the 398MW tidal stream project in the Pentland Firth, Scotland.The MeyGen tidal project is expected to provide clean, sustainable, predictable power ... [Published Energy Business Review - Sep 17 2014]

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"The government has introduced a number of reforms to the UK electricity market to attract this investment, necessary to keep the lights on and emissions down, whilst saving consumers money on their energy bills. £100bn of investment is expected to create a total of 250,000 jobs in the low-carbon electricity sector by 2020."
"Channeling offshore innovation -
 
Opportunities within the offshore wind supply chain in the Channel area and beyond"
...– it is about proving that tidal power can make a real and lasting contribution towards the UK’s renewable energy targets and energy security. "Taking the first steps to commercialization, by securing a buyer for the electricity generated, is essential to that. We are proud that this cutting-edge project is, once-again breaking new ground, and ensuring Wales is playing a central role in the race to develop the UK’s significant tidal resources.”"
"By taking the time to understand Tidal Energy's plans, we structured a PPA that gives them the income certainty they need to satisfy investors, and also manages the risks around forecasting how much power they would produce."

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Current Trends in Tidal Energy & Technology (Ta... [Published Institution of Mechanical Engineers - Oct 15 2014]
Cruising Notes: Stunning Sark [Published Practical Boat Owner - Oct 13 2014]
Scottish tidal array to be world’s biggest [Published Govtoday - Oct 10 2014]
Electricity Market Reform update: Contracts for... [Published Reed Smith LLP - Oct 10 2014]
2014 Wales Green Energy Awards Winners Announced [Published Offshore Wind - Oct 10 2014]
Winners of 2014 Wales Green Energy Awards annou... [Published RenewableUK - Oct 09 2014]
Digest (Oct 2014) [Published Public Utilities Fortnightly - Oct 09 2014]
Warmth from the sea scheme wins outstanding pro... [Published Wales Online - Oct 09 2014]
DeltaStream secures contract to sell electricity [Published Machinery Market - Oct 09 2014]
DECC responds to criticism of Drax conversion, ... [Published Biomass Magazine - Oct 09 2014]
EDF Energy to Buy Electricity from Tidal Energy... [Published ROVworld - Oct 08 2014]
ENERGY COMMUNITY HORIZON 2020 and International... [Published Connect - Oct 07 2014]
Apparatus and method for energy extraction [Published Free Patents Online - Oct 07 2014]
REA says Contracts for Difference budget will b... [Published Resource Efficient Business - Oct 06 2014]
UK Supports Ocean Energy Development [Published Domestic Fuel - Oct 02 2014]
PennEnergy's Daily Power Update 10/2 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Oct 02 2014]
Press release: £300 million budget to launch UK... [Published 10 Downing Street - Oct 02 2014]
EU awards €750K for tidal power components deve... [Published WaterBriefing - Oct 01 2014]
EI and The Crown Estate publish construction ve... [Published Environmental Expert - Sep 30 2014]
Tidal project signs power purchase agreement [Published Offshore Engineer - Sep 29 2014]
Clean energy investment at risk from Scottish r... [Published Environmental Expert - Sep 27 2014]
Inquiring if your child 17676944 [Published Student Village - Sep 27 2014]
Tidal Energy signs PPA with EDF Energy [Published Clean Technology Business Review - Sep 26 2014]
J.D. Power: Satisfaction With Retail Electricit... [Published Elp.com - Sep 25 2014]
Construction vessel guideline for the offshore ... [Published Crown Estate - Sep 25 2014]
EDF Energy to Buy Electricity from Tidal Energy... [Published Subsea World News - Sep 25 2014]
Atlantis Achieves Significant Milestones in 2014 [Published Subsea World News - Sep 24 2014]
Marubeni : GBP50m electricity deal to ensure ti... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 24 2014]
Atlantis Resources hails major milestone as it ... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - Sep 24 2014]
Atlantis Resources strengthens its balance sheet [Published Stock Market Wire - Sep 24 2014]
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