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RWE couples batteries with hydropower in innovative facility
27 July, 2021
RWE has announced details of an innovative battery storage system in...
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Wave energy tender launched by EuropeWave
Thursday, July 08, 2021 by The EuropeWave project is inviting wave energy developers to apply for funding via its innovative pre-commercial procurement (PCP) programme. The five-year collaborative programme...

MPs gather evidence on renewables during EMEC visit
Thursday, July 01, 2021 by The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney, Scotland, hosted members of the House of Commons Scottish Affairs Committee on Monday, with the MPS tasked with gathering...

New system produces energy from municipal water pipeline in Washington, US
Tuesday, June 29, 2021 by InPipe Energy and Skagit Public Utility District have completed the East Division Street Energy Recovery Project at Skagit PUD’s East Division Street booster pump station in Mount...

LineVision's V3 system installed in California
Friday, June 25, 2021 by LineVision has announced that its LiDAR-powered V3 monitoring system will be installed across power lines in the greater Sacramento region for the Sacramento Municipal Utility...

META supports SELKIE tool testing in real sea experience
Tuesday, June 22, 2021 by Wales’ Marine Energy Test Area (META) has welcomed the first deployment in its pre-consented test sites in Milford Haven – with the new C-ADCP tool developed by Swansea University...

Eco Wave Power joins ILIAD project
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 by Wave energy developer Eco Wave Power has announced it is participating in the ILIAD Consortium, which has been awarded €17 million by the European Union (EU) as part of the €1...

Mocean Energy starts sea trials of Blue X at EMEC
Monday, June 14, 2021 by Mocean Energy has begun testing its Blue X wave energy prototype at the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) in Orkney.

Floating solar plant at Banja reservoir starts commercial operation
Wednesday, June 09, 2021 by European renewable energy generator Statkraft, in cooperation with Norwegian supplier Ocean Sun, has started commercial operations at the first floating solar plant in Albania –...

National laboratories collaborate on digital twins project
Tuesday, May 25, 2021 by A US Department of Energy (DOE) sponsored project will see Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) work together to develop a...

Agreement will see tidal power harnessed off the Isle of Wight
Thursday, May 20, 2021 by A new tidal project is on the cards off the Isle of Wight following the signing of a pivotal agreement between Perpetuus Tidal Energy Centre (PTEC) and Orbital Marine Power, Ltd.

AqualisBraemar LOC supports wave energy projects
Tuesday, May 18, 2021 by AqualisBraemar LOC is supporting successful proposals for two wave energy converter (WEC) projects, which have both been awarded UKRI EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Science...

Cooperation deal will bring benefits of digitalization to the hydropower industry
Monday, May 17, 2021 by Voith Hydro has announced it is entering a pilot phase of cooperation with Austrian firm HYDROGRID, with the firms having already successfully validated the strong demand for a...

Bolina trials new boom to protect critical infrastructure
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 by Bolina, an Ecocoast company, has announced it is launching a new debris boom to protect critical infrastructure, including hydraulic structures.

Aerospace and wind energy technology adopted for tidal turbine foils
Thursday, April 22, 2021 by Sustainable Marine has announced it is adopting cutting-edge aerospace and wind energy technology in a new project to drive the evolution of tidal turbine foils (blades).

Mocean Energy unveils wave energy prototype
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 by Wave power specialist Mocean Energy has unveiled its Blue X wave energy prototype, due to undergo sea trials in Orkney next month.

Project to assess viability of marine hydrokinetic technologies to power Alaskan Communities
Thursday, April 15, 2021 by XENDEE Corporation, Idaho National Laboratory (INL), and the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP) have been granted funding to assess the viability of tidal, wave, and...

Major step forward in XFLEX HYDRO initiative as battery system arrives
Thursday, April 08, 2021 by A battery energy storage system (BESS) container set to be used in an XFLEX HYDRO initiative to hybridise one of the units at EDF’s Vogelgrun hydropower plant has arrived at site,...

Bitcoin mining pool launched powered by hydropower
Monday, March 29, 2021 by DMG Blockchain Solutions Inc and Argo Blockchain Plc have announced the establishment of the world’s first Bitcoin mining pool powered by clean energy – specifically hydropower.

Dambot to aid dam inspection personnel
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 by A US Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) team is developing a tele-operated robotic platform to aid dam inspection personnel with assessment of earth dam outlet works

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