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2009-10-01 23:30:00

HELSINKI, Oct. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- AW-Energy, a Finnish cleantech company developing a unique and patented wave energy technology brand named WaveRoller, has signed a $4.4M (3 million euros) contract with the European Union to demonstrate its technology.

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2009-08-10 11:45:00

US scientists believe they have made great headway in understanding what have been termed, freak waves.

2009-08-05 14:30:00

Stories of ships mysteriously sent to watery graves by sudden, giant waves have long puzzled scientists and sailors. New research by San Francisco State professor Tim Janssen suggests that changes in water depth and currents

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2009-07-30 10:35:00

A giant new machine called' Oyster' designed to harness the power of ocean waves and turn it into ‘green' electricity is being installed on the seabed off the Atlantic shores of the Orkney Islands.

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2009-05-06 12:50:00

“Anaconda” is a new wave-energy generating device and the latest idea to capture and utilize the power of the seas.

2009-05-05 15:25:00

HOUSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As countries around the world seek to curb their dependence on fossil fuels and foreign oil, many American-based companies are offering alternative energy solutions to help avert a full-blown energy crisis, which include wind, solar and wave energy technology.

2009-02-25 13:08:00

HEIDENHEIM, Germany and ESSEN, Germany, Feb.

2009-01-26 08:30:00

MOORESTOWN, N.J. and PENNINGTON, N.J., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Ocean Power Technologies, Inc.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.