Thursday, October 22, 2020
Maritime News

Tiny Turbines To Tap Tidal Power in New York’s East River

By Will Wade (Bloomberg) — New York’s East River is set to become the testing ground for a technology that generates electricity from the tides. Verdant Power, a New York-based...

October 22, 2020
Total Views: 44

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Maritime News

China Moves to Harness Tidal Power

By William Mathis (Bloomberg) — A tidal-stream turbine with a diameter bigger than the length of a tractor trailer was installed in China for a project involving Simec Atlantis Energy Ltd.,...

April 28, 2020
Total Views: 11

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
News

Tidal Turbine Maker Bids to Turn U.K. Into Green Energy Leader

By Anna Hirtenstein (Bloomberg) — A British developer is bidding to build power turbines under the sea in Scotland in a contest for government contracts that started Monday, aiming to prove...

April 4, 2017
Total Views: 2

Monday, November 21, 2016
openhydro tidal power turbine
News

Tidal Power Developers Bet on Sea Change in Indonesia Renewables Sector

By Fergus Jensen and Wilda Asmarini JAKARTA, Nov 20 (Reuters) – A well-connected Indonesian marine renewable energy company and OpenHydro, a unit of French state-owned naval defence company DCNS, aim...

November 21, 2016
Total Views: 3

Friday, August 26, 2016
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Environment

SPOTD: A Creative Spark Moored At Sea

Today’eo Ship Photo Of The Day (SPOTD) features the BlueTEC Texel tidal energy platform. Taking just six months from the drawing board to realisation, the BlueTEC Texel tidal energy platform...

August 26, 2016
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, April 29, 2015
atlantic resources
Maritime News

Siemens Sells Tidal Energy Unit After Losing Faith in Sector

Siemens AG sold its tidal-power unit to Atlantis Resources Ltd. after losing faith in an industry it said was taking too long to grow.

April 29, 2015
Total Views: 25

Friday, September 21, 2012
Uncategorized

America’s First Ocean Energy Project Now Online

The United States’ first grid-connected tidal power project is now online and delivering electricity to the grid from an underwater power system in Cobscook Bay, Maine, the U.S. Department of Energy said...

September 21, 2012
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, June 13, 2012
tidal-turbine-power
Uncategorized

Subsea Tidal Turbine Installed And Powering Homes

[dropcap]S[/dropcap]ome believed that tidal energy generation was an unrealistic dream. Engineering a turbine to withstand the harsh marine environment and operate at the seafloor appeared to be a challenge the...

June 13, 2012
Total Views: 4

Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Uncategorized

First Renewable Tidal Power Project in U.S. Coming to NYC

The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today issued the United State’s first-ever pilot project license for a renewable tidal energy project to be located in New York City’s East...

January 24, 2012
Total Views: 0

Thursday, October 6, 2011
moonshadow-over-earth
Uncategorized

Moon Shadow, Moon Shadow – Tides Linked To Moon’s Bow-Wave

In the early 1970s, while Cat Stevens was riding the success of his song Moon Shadow , researchers proposed that the Moon’s shadow during a solar eclipse could set off waves of upper atmosphere...

October 6, 2011
Total Views: 4

Friday, July 15, 2011
ocean wave surf
Defense

The Future of Marine Renewables in the UK

The British Parliament’s Energy and Climate Change Committee, chaired by Tim Yeo MP, launched an inquiry last week to investigate the potential for marine renewables to contribute towards the UK’s...

July 15, 2011
Total Views: 2

Wednesday, June 22, 2011
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News

Alstom leaps into the ocean energy market

Alstom has taken a 40% equity share in Scottish renewable energy company AWS Ocean Energy, representing Alstom’s entry to the wave energy market. Alstom will be a shareholder alongside Shell Technology...

June 22, 2011
Total Views: 5

Thursday, March 27, 2008
Uncategorized

Alternative Energy From Our Oceans

IMC has a very complete post on alternative energy ideas for harnessing power from our oceans. They tell us; Wave power refers to the energy of ocean surface waves and...

March 27, 2008
Total Views: 0

Saturday, November 3, 2007
Video

Generation of Energy from Ocean Currents

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3rVBl6hRvdc Generating energy using tides in the Bay of Fundy.

November 3, 2007
Total Views: 0