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2014-07-17 23:02:25

Transparency Market Research published a new report "Global Wave and Tidal Energy Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/wave-tidal-energy-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Wave and Tidal Energy Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and...

2014-06-03 12:26:33

Five-year Lease Deal Clears Way for Turbine Testing off Florida's Southeast Coast BOCA RATON, Fla., June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at Florida Atlantic University's Southeast National Marine Renewable Energy Center (SNMREC) will soon install the world's first offshore test berth for small-scale ocean current turbines thanks to a recently signed five-year lease agreement between FAU and the U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management...

2014-03-26 23:23:00

Limitless clean renewable energy - Crowd Energy has launched a, first of its kind, Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign to fund the construction and development of the Ocean Energy Turbine. Zephyrhills, FL (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Crowd Energy, having completed construction and successful testing of its first generation prototype of the Ocean Energy Turbine, has launched a major Kickstarter campaign on March 24 2014 to construct a second generation turbine and move the project to (SNMREC)...

2014-03-18 08:22:13

New contract highlights Lockheed Martin's continued role as leader of ocean energy BALTIMORE, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding to its recent momentum in ocean energy, Lockheed Martin announced today that it is further advancing the next generation of tidal energy. Lockheed Martin has commenced a contract from global tidal energy leader Atlantis Resources Ltd. (ARL:LN) to optimize the design of Atlantis' new 1.5-megawatt tidal turbine, the AR1500....

2014-02-11 12:21:09

Wave project expected to fulfill energy needs of 10,000 homes BALTIMORE, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- To advance the availability of alternative energy solutions, Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced today that it has signed a contract with Victorian Wave Partners Ltd. to begin developing the world's largest wave energy project announced to date. This is a significant step toward making ocean energy commercially available. (Photo:...

2014-02-05 23:03:55

Limitless clean renewable energy - Crowd Energy will be launching a first of its kind Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign in March 2014 to fund the construction and development of the Ocean Energy Turbine. Zephyrhills, FL (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Crowd Energy, having completed construction and successful testing of its first generation prototype of the Ocean Energy Turbine, will launch a major Kickstarter campaign in March 2014 to construct a second generation turbine and move the project...

2014-01-20 10:39:30

Renewable tidal energy sufficient to power about half of Scotland could be harnessed from a single stretch of water off the north coast of the country, engineers say Renewable tidal energy sufficient to power about half of Scotland could be harnessed from a single stretch of water off the north coast of the country, engineers say. Researchers have completed the most detailed study yet of how much tidal power could be generated by turbines placed in the Pentland Firth, between mainland...

2013-12-03 23:22:10

Offering a way for crowdfunding to save the planet, CrowdEnergy.org introduces an enterprising renewable ocean energy solution that can only be described as a viable replacement for Fossil Fuel and Nuclear Energy Dependency. Zephyrhills, FL (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 With their eye on change, CrowdEnergy.org succinctly asks the question, “What could humanity accomplish with unlimited fresh water and unlimited clean energy?” Bravely armed with a revolutionary idea the organization...

2013-09-03 23:19:03

Major players in the French tidal industry declare huge opportunity for marine energy development at the 7th International Tidal Energy Summit. London (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 This November, key companies in the French energy market will outline the opportunity and potential for development French coastal regions at the annual international meeting point for the tidal energy community. French industrial interests have weighed heavily into tidal technology in recent years with the...

Wave Power Technology Gets A Boost
2012-09-11 04:21:17

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There is a great search going on for alternative sources of energy, to wean our society off of fast-disappearing fossil fuels. So far, most scientists have focused on sun and wind energy because they are so easy to harness. There is potential for wave energy from the ocean, but harnessing it is more problematic, presenting some pretty specific challenges that make it a less promising resource. Because wave size and force varies so...


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