Energy – Hydro/Tidal/Wave


America’s First Wave-Produced Power Goes Online in Hawaii

Source: apnews.com Published: September 19, 2016 In this July 26, 2016 photo, Patrick Cross, specialist at the Hawaii Natural Energy Institute at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, shows a model of a wave energy machine called the Lifesaver, a donut-shaped device that...

World’s Most Powerful Tidal Turbine Set to Start Orkney Testing

Source: heraldscotland.com Published: August 30, 2016 A tidal turbine said to be the world’s most powerful is due to begin testing in Orkney. The turbine is 63 metres (206ft) long and can generate more than 2MW of power. Scottish energy minister Paul Wheelhouse...

Revolutionary Tidal Fence Is Set To Trap The Sea’s Power

Source: theguardian.com Published: August 11, 2015 Illustration showing how Kepler Energy’s turbine rotor blades will look installed in a tidal fence configuration. Photograph: Kepler Energy Alex Kirby for Climate News Network, part of the Guardian Environment Network...

Dutch Company To Test Floating Turbine In Bay Of Fundy In Late 2017

Source: thestar.com Published: July 12, 2016 A turbine for the Cape Sharp Tidal project in May. A Dutch company is looking to add its own turbine — a floating one — to the Bay of Funding for testing late next year. Andrew Vaughan By Keith Doucette HALIFAX—By late...