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Tropical islands poised to benefit from ocean power

by SciDev.Net  (Apr. 10, 2014)

Island nations in the developing world are especially well placed to benefit from technology that exploits a new potential source of energy from sea water: ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC), experts have said. The technology uses sea water from the ocean depths to generate ...

Environment Agency completes repairs to Preston Beach sea defences

by The Environment Agency - England and Wales  (Mar. 25, 2014)

The Environment Agency has completed five weeks of intensive work to restore the sea defences damaged by the severe winter storms at Preston Beach. A significant amount of shingle was washed away by the waves at the Preston Beach Sea Defence Scheme, to the East of Weymouth. During a series of severe storms in early January and February 2014 the ...

Upcoming Funding Opportunity for Competitive Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Demonstrations at the Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS)

by US Department of Energy  (Mar. 24, 2014)

On March 24, 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced a Notice of Intent to issue a funding opportunity titled “Competitive Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Demonstrations at the Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS).” The goal of this funding opportunity is to collect important performance and cost data, while supporting ...

DOE Announces Webinars on the Wave Energy Converter Prize, the Best of the Clean Cities Tools and Resources, and More

by US Department of Energy  (Mar. 21, 2014)

EERE offers webinars to the public on a range of subjects, from adopting the latest energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies to training for the clean energy workforce. Webinars are free; however, advanced registration is typically required. You can also watch archived webinars and browse previously aired videos, slides, and ...

Address to the Scottish Renewable Conference 2014

by Department of Energy and Climate Change  (Mar. 19, 2014)

Introduction It’s great to be back here at the Scottish Renewables Conference. It feels like I’ve never really been away. Since we last met my Ministerial team and I have been getting around Scotland. Visiting new energy projects. Seeing the incredible progress being made in Scottish renewables. Generating electricity for the grid, ...

Energy Department Announces Funding for Demonstration and Testing of Advanced Wave and Tidal Energy Technologies

by US Department of Energy  (Mar. 11, 2014)

The Energy Department today announced $10 million to strengthen the U.S. marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) energy industry, including wave and tidal energy sources. Through the two funding opportunities announced today the Department is supporting design, manufacturing, demonstration, and testing of sustainable, environmentally responsible marine and ...

Reef fate in hands of chiefs and researchers — for now

by SciDev.Net  (Mar. 5, 2014)

Trust and strong relationships between researchers and traditional tribal leaders of small pacific islands allows for quick and effective implementation of science-based strategies that slow the decline of coral reefs, an international conference has heard. Coral reefs recovered far quicker when scientists worked directly with leaders of local ...

Funding Boost for Scottish Marine Energy

by Carbon Trust  (Feb. 26, 2014)

Scotland’s marine energy sector is to benefit from a £2.8 million share of the Marine Renewables Commercialisation Fund (MRCF) which is run by the Carbon Trust. The news was announced by Energy Minister Fergus Ewing during the RenewableUK ...

Environment Agency repairs sea defences

by The Environment Agency - England and Wales  (Feb. 10, 2014)

During severe storms in early January and over the past week, many coastal locations have been battered by large waves. A significant amount of shingle has been washed away by the waves at the Preston Beach Sea Defence Scheme, to the East of Weymouth. A number of severe flood warnings have been issued since Christmas 2013 due to the washing away ...

SEAL Analytical publishes program of international expositions

by SEAL Analytical Inc.  (Feb. 10, 2014)

Leading laboratory instrumentation manufacturer SEAL Analytical has announced its participation in a series of international events that will include North America, Europe and the Middle East. Company President Stuart Smith says: “The latest models of our highly automated segmented flow and discrete analyzers are proving extremely popular, ...

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