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Jan 14 2021

QED Naval acquires world’s largest tidal turbine array

2021-01-14T10:22:32+00:00January 14, 2021|Article, Press Release|

As 2020 BREXIT and a new decade begins, a wholly new European marine energy partnership is announced. QED Naval Ltd, and HydroWing are delighted to announce a new collaborative European joint venture and with it the acquisition of Holland’s premier tidal turbines business, Tocardo. This collaborative partnership brings together decades of marine-sector expertise as

Dec 15 2020

TIGER field survey at the Morbihan site

2020-12-16T13:04:05+00:00December 15, 2020|Article, Press Release, Video|

Between June and November 2020, teams from Université Bretagne Sud (UBS) and Morbihan Hydro Energies carried out a series of hydrodynamic measurement campaigns and environmental characterisation of the Morbihan site in Brittany, France. From 1 May to 16 June 2020, UBS, Morbihan Hydro Energies, along with Alpha & Co deployed an Acoustic Doppler Current

Dec 10 2020

Series of tidal stream supply chain webinars

2021-01-11T16:21:44+00:00December 10, 2020|Article, Press Release|

In 2020 the TIGER project organised a series of six supply chain webinars. The events were developed in collaboration with leading tidal energy developers and other industry experts, in order to open up supply chains and bring new ideas into the development of tidal stream energy. The summary below details the content of the

Jul 7 2020

TIGER project progress: Orbital Marine Power teams up with Black & Veatch for tidal turbine optimisation

2020-07-07T13:14:19+01:00July 7, 2020|Press Release|

Orbital Marine Power Ltd (Orbital), the world’s leading developer of floating tidal stream turbines, has appointed Black & Veatch as Lead Engineering Partner to support technology optimisation and cost reduction engineering under the company’s €5m R&D programme. Supported by the INTERREG France (Channel) England TIGER project, the four year programme will build on Orbital’s

Oct 16 2019

Game-changing tidal energy project approved for Channel regions

2020-05-24T19:33:47+01:00October 16, 2019|Press Release|

Interreg France (Channel) England Programme has approved the biggest ever Interreg project that will prove to be game-changing for the European tidal stream energy sector. The Tidal Stream Industry Energiser Project, known as TIGER, is an ambitious €46.8m project, of which €28m (69%) comes from the European Regional Development Fund via the Interreg France (Channel)

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