Europe invests in ocean energy tech development

|14 July 2016| Europe European ocean energy technology developers facing financial challenges in getting their product to market will be able to access a new €11m fund set up to support them commerc...

Wind and tidal energy combine in world first

|7 July 2016| Scotland A groundbreaking new renewables partnership will allow two different energy sources to feed into the same UK distribution grid network. Atlantis, a global leader in the tidal pow...

Partnership boost for wave and tidal energy

|16 June 2016| Scotland Driving down the costs of developing wave and tidal energy technologies will be one of the targets of a new international partnership. The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC), ...

€3.9m innovation funding boost for tidal energy

|9 June 2016| The European Commission has injected €3.9 million into tidal energy testing and demonstration in Orkney waters. Awarded under the Fast Track to Innovation (FTI) scheme, the funding is split ...

Major boost for tidal energy sector

|4 April 2016| Scotland A new partnership is set to give a major boost to Scotland's buoyant tidal energy sector. Tidal power generation company Atlantis and infrastructure investor Equitix will work t...

Wave and tidal research sites share ideas

|28 February 2016| Scotland The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) hosted the third International WaTERS (Wave and Tidal Energy Research Sites) workshop last week. Nine countries were represented fro...

Collaborating to support marine renewables

|12 January 2016| The initial stages of a project looking at biofouling solutions for marine renewables has been completed by the International Centre of Island Technology (ICIT), in collaboration with the E...

Boost for tidal energy industry

|17 December 2015| Scotland's ambitions to be a world leader in the tidal power industry has been strengthened with the announcement that ScottishPower Renewables (SPR) has joined forces with Atlantis ...

A landmark moment for tidal energy

|14 December 2015| An innovative subsea pod employed by Orkney's European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) could reduce costs for tidal energy projects. The Integrated Monitoring Pod has been transmitting real...

Collaboration deal strengthens tidal industry

|10 December 2015| Scotland’s position in the tidal power industry has been strengthened by a new five-year collaborative agreement reached between Atlantis and JDR Cable Systems (JDR). A global leader in...