Latest Tidal power Stories

2009-11-12 13:52:00

HALIFAX and PARRSBORO, NS, Nov. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - NS Power and its tidal technology partner OpenHydro have successfully deployed the first commercial scale in-stream tidal turbine in the Bay of Fundy today.

2009-09-23 11:00:00

All currencies are in Canadian dollars HALIFAX, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Nova Scotia Power and its technology partner OpenHydro have unveiled a 1-megawatt (MW) tidal turbine which they will deploy in the Bay of Fundy this fall as part of Nova Scotia's tidal power test facility.

2009-09-21 13:59:54

British scientists are calling for urgent research to determine the impact of renewable energy developments on Earth's marine life. Scientists at the Universities of Exeter and Plymouth say research is needed to explore potential environmental benefits and threats resulting from marine renewable energy, such as offshore wind farms and wave and tidal energy conversion devices. The scientists say man-made ocean structures attract many marine organisms and sometimes become artificial reefs...

2009-09-17 08:55:33

Scientists from the Universities of Exeter and Plymouth are today calling for urgent research to understand the impact of renewable energy developments on marine life.

2009-08-20 10:00:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- While visiting the nation's first federally-licensed hydrokinetic power project, Philip D. Moeller, a Commissioner with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, today initiated full commercial power operations.

2009-07-15 10:45:00

An NJIT architecture professor with an architecture student has designed a network of modular floating docks to harness clean energy for New York City. The proposal was featured this week in Metropolis magazine.

2009-07-08 02:01:00

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The energy investment firm, World Energy Research is proud to announce the company is redefining its focus on cleaner ways to produce energy.

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The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.