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2014-03-31 12:24:03

Patent protects core wave platform technology, a key milestone prior to commercialization. CARSON CITY, Nev., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ocean Electric, Inc. (OTC BB: OCEL), a leading developer of marine-based alternative energy solutions, received notification on March 24, 2014, that its application for international patent PCT/ES2013/070911 will be processed. The patent, titled "Power Plant for the Generation of Electrical Energy from Waves," protects the company's core...

2012-09-05 23:02:55

Innovative ocean renewable energy technology makes U.S. debut off the coast of Oregon Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 After a multi-day installation operation, Northwest Energy Innovations (NWEI), a Portland-based company, has successfully installed a wave energy device off the coast of Newport, Oregon. The device, known as Wave Energy Technology-New Zealand (WET-NZ), is now deployed at the Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center´s (NNMREC) open ocean test...

2011-01-31 06:50:00

TEL-AVIV, Israel, Jan. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SDE Energy has announced today that the Ministry of Energy in Kenya has granted official approval for the establishment of a 100MW power plant on the Kenyan coastline. The installation of the power plant will be executed in cooperation with local company Sea Wave Gen. SDE has recently signed an agreement in Mexico for the establishment of a 1MW power plant. The 100MW power plant will be installed along the shores of Kenya, with a production...

2010-07-14 11:19:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Prospects for the hydro, wave, and tidal power market look upbeat as countries are investing in renewable energy sources to augment energy security. It is estimated that the worldwide wave resources is 6,000 TWh/year, twice as much as global nuclear production and 700 TWh/year for tidal power. In other words, the market potential for the wave industry is about $1 trillion worldwide. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO)...

2010-01-20 09:59:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, January 20 /PRNewswire/ -- S.D.E has been in contact with Governmental officials from the Bahamas for a long period of time. The immediate past chairman of the Bahamas Electricity Corporation Mr. Frederik F. Gottlieb has told S.D.E that: "the Bahamas Electricity Corporation is currently exploring viable/suitable alternative (renewable) energy generating systems, for the commonwealth of the Bahamas." Therefore, "The Bahamas Electricity Corporation is interested in...

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2009-11-30 11:31:16

The best coastal areas in the Iberian Peninsula in terms of harnessing wave energy are the Costa da Morte and Estaca de Bares, in La Coruña, Galicia, according to two pioneering studies by researchers from the University of Santiago de Compostela (USC), published this month in the journals Energy and Renewable Energy. "The Costa da Morte, between Finisterre and the Sisargas islands, and the Estaca de Bares areas "“ both of which are on the coast around La...

2009-10-22 00:25:00

SYDNEY, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Australia's ocean energy company, BioPower Systems, today announced that it had entered into a collaborative agreement with the City of San Francisco to investigate the generation of wave energy from the Pacific Ocean. Under the agreement, BioPower will work with the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission (SFPUC) to assess the feasibility of a project located eight kilometres (five miles) off San Francisco's western beaches with a generating capacity...

2009-09-24 10:19:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Ocean Energy Technologies and Components Worldwide http://www.reportlinker.com/p0120967/Ocean-Energy-Technologies-and-Components-Worldwide.html Ocean waters cover over 70% of the earth and present significant opportunities for renewable energy systems. Ocean Energy Technologies and Components Worldwide contains comprehensive data on the U.S. and world market for...


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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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