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2008-07-31 12:00:38

By Winston Ross, The Register-Guard, Eugene, Ore. Jul. 30--FLORENCE -- The governors of Oregon, Washington and California produced a plan on Tuesday that they said would help protect the ocean the three states share, by unifying key segments of their approach and speaking with a single voice to the federal government. The three states introduced a "West Coast Action Plan," promised in 2006 when the governors signed an ocean health agreement pledging to tackle some of the problems...

2008-07-28 03:00:35

Ocean Power Technologies Ltd., a subsidiary of Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT and London Stock Exchange AIM: OPT) (collectively, "OPT") today announced it has signed a Berth Agreement with the European Marine Energy Centre ("EMEC") located in Orkney, Scotland. In 2007, OPT was awarded a grant by the Scottish Government for the construction and installation of its PB150 PowerBuoy at EMEC. The Berth Agreement provides for the deployment and operation of OPT's PB150...

2008-07-14 03:00:36

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT and London Stock Exchange AIM: OPT) ("OPT" or the "Company") today announced its financial results for the year ended April 30, 2008. Fiscal Year 2008 Highlights -- Revenues increased by 89% to $4.8 million, compared to $2.5 million for the prior fiscal year -- Contract order backlog at April 30, 2008 increased to $5.5 million (April 30, 2007: $5.2 million) -- Net loss for fiscal 2008 was $14.7 million (fiscal 2007: $9.6...

2008-07-10 09:01:18

Finavera Renewables Inc. ("Finavera Renewables" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: FVR) CEO Jason Bak is pleased to provide an overview of the Company's 2008 activities to date and an outlook for the remainder of the year. "The first half of 2008 has been an exciting period for Finavera Renewables," commented CEO Jason Bak. "Our strategy with our wind projects is to develop an approximate one gigawatt pipeline with partners that can provide balance sheet strength. Our plan is to maintain...

2008-07-08 06:00:19

To: BUSINESS EDITORS Contact: For further details, please contact Mr. Aaron Bezalel, the Marketing Director of SDE Ltd., on the following phone numbers: Office:+972-3-7397107. Cell: +972-52-3353074. TEL AVIV, Israel, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy company, S.D.E., which has developed an innovative technology for generating sea wave electricity, has signed an agreement for selling sea wave power plants throughout China. Construction of the power plants will be financed by investors from...

2008-07-07 03:00:30

Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTT and London Stock Exchange AIM: OPT) ("OPT" or the "Company") advises that it will be announcing its results for the financial year ended April 30, 2008 on Monday, July 14, 2008. About Ocean Power Technologies Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. develops and is commercializing proprietary systems that generate electricity by harnessing the renewable energy of ocean waves. The Company's PowerBuoy(R) system is based on modular, ocean-going buoys,...

2008-06-25 15:03:01

By KEVIN MILLER; OF THE NEWS STAFF Maine will be host to an international conference on ocean energy next year, which officials hope will give the state an opportunity to promote itself as a leader in the growing renewable energy industry. Gov. John Baldacci's office said Tuesday that more than 300 offshore energy developers, financiers, researchers and policymakers from around the world are expected to attend the 2009 EnergyOcean conference. The exact location of the conference was not...

2008-06-23 06:00:26

Research and Markets http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/849e52/the_commercializat has announced the addition of the "The Commercialization of Ocean Power" report to their offering. The 1st Edition of Research Reports International's The Commercialization of Ocean Power report is a 65-page overview of ocean power technology and the reasons why it is likely to become a realistic source of renewable energy in the near future. Growing concerns about climate change, skyrocketing...

2008-06-16 09:01:06

Spanish utility major Iberdrola and diversified technology group Tecnalia Corporacion Tecnologica have announced an agreement to develop the Oceantec wave energy project in the Basque Country of Spain, with the goal of putting into operation a high-performance wave energy device at a competitive cost. This initiative, which is expected to stimulate industrial development in the Basque Country, will involve a joint investment of around E4.5 million with expectations that the device will be...

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2008-02-14 16:47:04

As researchers continue their search for new sources of clean energy, their attention has turned to the Gulf Stream. Rushing at 8.5 billion gallons per second, the Gulf Stream represents a potential non-stop flow of new energy. Florida Atlantic University researchers plan to test a small turbine later this year. They say that the currents could one day be used to produce as much power as 10 nuclear plants and supply one-third of Florida's electricity. The university received a $5 million...


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