Minesto deploys a scale model of “Deep Green,” featuring a turbine on a winged device that swooshes around underwater, grabbing slow-flowing tidal power.
Taking advantage of a feed-in tariff aimed at small, local projects, an in-stream tidal power fund in Nova Scotia is revving up.
It’s not just about wind for Iberdrola, which is partnering with Alstom on tidal power in Scotland and also backing HiWave, a new wave power concept.
Researchers tinker with how best to arrange tidal sails, a new method for harnessing tidal power being developed in Norway.
The US focuses a new round of marine energy funding on better power take-off systems, but also puts $2.4 million into researching the environmental impact of development.
Senators Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) introduce a bill to encourage wave and tidal energy development and streamline the regulatory process.
Alstom says its 1-megawatt tidal turbine hit its nameplate power capacity in recent testing as marine energy activities surge in Scotland.
A parliamentary committee casts doubt on a new proposal to turn the Severn Estuary into a power producer equivalent to three or four nuclear reactors.
A Japanese company will apparently give hybrid wind-and-tidal energy a go with a device employing Darrieus and Savonius turbines.
GlaxoSmithKline wants to power a Scottish manufacturing plant with renewable energy, but its proposals keep getting shot down.