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Minesto progressing towards installation

Our member Minesto declared today in a Press Release that they are progressing towards installation in Holyhead Deep, Wales, as their gravity base structure has been delivered. The structure was floated on the River Mersey on Wednesday to mark a milestone for...

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MaRINET2 offers free Virtual Access Service

What is Virtual Access? VA is the free of charge provision of access to widely used resources needed for research that are openly and freely available through communication networks.  MaRINET2 currently offers 3 VA services; HOMERE, a wave hindcast database produced...

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Waves4Power pauses Runde testing

Our member Waves4Power has been testing their WaveEl buoy in Runde, Norway, where they successfully have delivered electricity to the Norwegian energy grid since June this year. However, due to damages on the anchoring line, the wave developer has decided to pause its...

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Fortum acquires part of Seabased

Our member Seabased has sold 10 % of its shares to Finnish power utility Fortum for an undisclosed fee. Sebastian Johansen, Senior Technological Expert at Fortum, said: “We have worked closely together during the wave power project in Sotenäs and believe there is a...

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NKT develops cables for Ocean Energy

As previously mentioned on our Project page, NKT is currently developing two different cables for the purpose of Ocean Energy use. In collaboration with our members Waves4Power, Chalmers University of Technology and RISE (Research Institutes of Sweden), NKT is...

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