To make its SureDrive concept viable, an Australian company wants to turn floating oil rigs into wave energy absorbers. Call it RigDrive.
Ocean Renewable Power Company got its own tidal power project into the water, and now it will work with RME to bring wave power to the town of Yakutat, Alaska.
Alstom calls 100 megawatt-hours of electricity sent onto the grid a milestone for its tidal stream turbine.
Australia announces the launch of a 1-megawatt wave energy device that uses oscillating water column technology to produce energy. Now it just needs to get in the water.
Aquamarine Power CEO says nuclear power, unlike renewable power, comes with unknown costs and myriad environmental and legacy issues.
The creators of the WITT device say it could be used to convert the motion energy of walking or of the waves, and it appears to be getting more and more backers.
A young scientist wins a UK Dyson Award for his multi-axis wave energy generator concept.
Wave power hasn’t put energy on the U.S. grid, yet at least, but it does seem to be progressing in powering coastal surveillance systems.
Video from Aquamarine Power shows its Oyster 800 wave energy device taking a beating – but surviving – two-story tall waves in Orkney, Scotland.
A big wave power park gains full licensing, and the Scottish government enlists Carbon Trust to help commercialize the sector.