Wave Farm

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First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Plymouth academics deemed "role models" for girls getting into science

A PAIR of Plymouth academics have been nominated for two prestigious awards after becoming role-models in the field of science.The two Plymouth University academics have been recognised for their ability to inspire females to pursue a career in the s ... [Published Plymouth Herald - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Season’s final farmers market set for Saturday

There is just one more Hamilton Farmers Market this year, Oct. 18. As the 2014 season concludes, we would like to acknowledge and thank those individuals and groups who make this market the successful community asset it is.First and foremost are the Ravalli ... [Published Ravalli Republic - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Lehigh University researchers will study how energy from ocean waves can help power electricity.

Ocean waves are an abundant and under-utilized resource of renewable energy. An interdisciplinary team from Lehigh University will study and optimize the operations of future wave farms, which will produce electricity across an array of wave energy conversion ... [Published National Science Foundation - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Computing innovations for a sustainable society

Developing a sustainable society requires an all-hands-on-deck effort, one in which computer science and information technology have an important role to play.Today, the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced $12.5 million in grants to 16 projects ... [Published National Science Foundation - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

Pelamis Wave Power redeploys two wave measurement buoys in Scotland

Pelamis Wave Power has redeployed two wave measurement buoys at the Farr Point wave farm site off the north coast of Scotland.The company has initially installed the wave buoys in December 2013 and removed them from site for a few weeks in the summer ... [Published Clean Technology Business Review - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Pelamis Redeploys Wave Measurement Buoys at Farr Point

Continuing the work of Pelamis Wave Power on wave farm project development in parallel with technology demonstration and development, two wave measurement buoys have now been redeployed off the north coast of Scotland, at the location of the Farr Point ... [Published Subsea World News - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Pelamis Takes Step Forward with Wave Device Deployment

Pelamis Wave Power has been selected as one of just two technology developers to progress to the next stage of a competitive procurement process with Irish utility ESB for the deployment of Pelamis wave machines on the west coast of Ireland.Pelamis is ... [Published Offshore Wind - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Finnish wave technology makes a splash

It’s been a big month for Finnish companies harnessing the power of waves to generate electricity. AW-Energy secured nearly 15 million euros in funding to advance the commercialisation of its WaveRoller technology while Wello announced the latest results ... [Published Good News From Finland - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Wake up and vote Republican for jobs and dignity 12 minutes ago

Vote. (Photo: koksharov dmitry, /iStockphoto)Democrats have been in charge of our state for 28 years and I want them held accountable for their failed projects:• They blew $250 million on the Cover Oregon website that never worked.• CIM/CAM claimed to ... [Published Statesman Journal - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Wave Power Fails To Live Up To Promise

the_newsbeagle writes: One of the leading companies developing wave power devices, Ocean Power Technologies, has dramatically scaled down its ambitions. The company had planned to install the world's first commercial-scale wave farms off the coast of ... [Published Slashdot - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Wave Power's Uncertain Future

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Illustration: Hong Li/Getty Images Buried in wave power device company Ocean Power Technologies' latest quarterly report and press release is a seemingly backwards move: one major project in Australia ... [Published IEEE Spectrum - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Powerful potential if conditions were right to harness it

We used to be considered the edge of the world. A scary place. Now our position on the edge of the North Atlantic Ocean is a status symbol. At every scientist’s cocktail party you go to these days, one is bored to death by conversations about the energy ... [Published Irish Times - Sep 15 2014]

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"By improving our ability to forecast the ecological effects of climate change, the methods and results from this project will allow us to devise new spatial management strategies to maximize the resilience and sustainability of exploited coastal ecosystems" Dy said
..."When MHK technology starts to look more promising with improved machines, they should be able to complete more effectively," Thresher says. "For the near term, it seems quite reasonable to me for them to focus on improving their technology with existing funds and wait for the demand for low carbon energy sources to grow."
According to the SouthSouth West RDAs statement, the GBP 100m investment by the South West RDA in marine renewables over the next two years includes "GBP 42 million in Wave Hub, GBP 15 million ($24.6 million) in the Peninsula Research Institute for Marine Renewable Energy, GBP 10 million additional support announced today from the UKUK government (excluding Wave Hub), GBP 4.5 million ($7.4 million) in business support and supply chain development plus further anticipated investment from the RDA, ERDF and private sector in a range of emerging projects including marine renewables related business premises and port infrastructure"
Stephen Peacock, enterprise and innovation executive director of the South West RDA, said: "Being identified as the UK's first low carbon economic area is a tremendous accolade and recognition of our commitment to develop this unprecedented economic opportunity. 'We want to forge a new industry from the seas around our shores and today's announcements cement our position as a global leader in wave and tidal technologies. 'We also welcome the low carbon industrial strategy which sets out a range of opportunities to ensure that we take advantage of a global market for low carbon products and services that could be worth 4.3 trillion by 2015.' A further 10mm has been made available for the South West RDA to support other marine energy projects in the region."

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Plymouth academics deemed "role models" for gir... [Published Plymouth Herald - Oct 21 2014]
Season’s final farmers market set for Saturday [Published Ravalli Republic - Oct 17 2014]
Lehigh University researchers will study how en... [Published National Science Foundation - Oct 15 2014]
Computing innovations for a sustainable society [Published National Science Foundation - Oct 15 2014]
Pelamis Wave Power redeploys two wave measureme... [Published Clean Technology Business Review - Oct 06 2014]
Pelamis Redeploys Wave Measurement Buoys at Far... [Published Subsea World News - Oct 03 2014]
Green field: Graduate opportunities in renewabl... [Published Engineer Online - Sep 29 2014]
Pelamis Takes Step Forward with Wave Device Dep... [Published Offshore Wind - Sep 26 2014]
Green shoots: graduate engineering career guide... [Published Engineer Online - Sep 24 2014]
Finnish wave technology makes a splash [Published Good News From Finland - Sep 24 2014]
Wake up and vote Republican for jobs and dignit... [Published Statesman Journal - Sep 24 2014]
Wave Power Fails To Live Up To Promise [Published Slashdot - Sep 17 2014]
Wave Power's Uncertain Future [Published IEEE Spectrum - Sep 17 2014]
Powerful potential if conditions were right to ... [Published Irish Times - Sep 15 2014]
5 Companies Riding the Wave of Ocean Energy [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 05 2014]
2001 state prose champ among headliners at 17th... [Published The Cool Justice Report - May 13 2014]
Aegir – a Joint Venture between Pelamis and Vat... [Published Sea Energy Tag - Mar 13 2012]
Aegir Secures Lease Option for Shetland Wave Farm [Published Renewable Energy Sources - Photovoltaic, Geothe ... - May 23 2011]
South West UK Sees Tide of Investment in Marine... [Published Clean Edge - Jul 17 2009]
South west of England to become world centre fo... [Published Guardian Unlimited - Jul 15 2009]
World's largest wave farm gets the green light ... [Published Mail Online UK - Jul 15 2009]
Rival designs race to harness ocean energy [Published New Scientist - Jul 10 2009]
Updated: South West announces 10m boost for reg... [Published BusinessGreen - Jul 03 2009]
Massachusetts Proposes Master Plan for Ocean En... [Published Greentech Media - Jul 01 2009]
New wave converter to generate green energy [Published Building Services Journal - May 20 2009]
Orecon sign landmark deal with Enelica for 4.5 ... [Published Power Engineering - May 18 2009]
Fact Sheet for Ocean Power Technologies Inc [Published Able2Act - Mar 27 2009]
Fact Sheet for Pelamis Wave Power Ltd [Published Silobreaker - Jan 09 2009]
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Wave Power's Uncertain Future [Published IEEE Spectrum - Sep 17 2014]
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> Illustration: Hong Li/Getty Images Buried in wave power device company Ocean Power Technologies' latest quarterly report and press release is a seemingly backwards move: one major project in Australia ...
5 Companies Riding the Wave of Ocean Energy [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 05 2014]
Source: Thinkstock What’s the one thing that could meet around a  quarter  of the United States’ — and three-quarters of the United Kingdom’s — energy needs, but is largely being ignored by investors? Hint: It’s big and blue and covers more than 70 ...
2001 state prose champ among headliners at 17th... [Published The Cool Justice Report - May 13 2014]
Occasionally in a lifetime, you might get lucky enough to work on a project that can’t go wrong – no matter what. I know this is true even with a charity that on occasion has had no money and is backed up by an organization that eludes the meaning of ...
Aegir – a Joint Venture between Pelamis and Vat... [Published Sea Energy Tag - Mar 13 2012]
Aegir – a Joint Venture between Pelamis and Vattenfall to Propose 10MW Wave FarmAegir Wave Power, a joint venture (JV) between the Swedish utility Vattenfall and Pelamis Wave Power, was established in 2009 with the aim of developing and deploying a Pelamis ...
Aegir Secures Lease Option for Shetland Wave Farm [Published Renewable Energy Sources - Photovoltaic, Geothe ... - May 23 2011]
Aegir Secures Lease Option for Shetland Wave FarmAegir Wave Power, a joint venture between Swedish utility Vattenfall AB and Pelamis Wave Power, have recently secured an agreement for lease from The Crown Estates for their wave farm project off Shetland. ...
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