Août 24 2021

BLOG: Reliability in tidal stream energy: past, present and future

2021-08-24T16:41:11+01:00août 24, 2021|Blog, Press Release, Uncategorised|

Reliability in tidal stream energy: Past, present and future by Dr. Stuart Walker, TIGER Research Fellow, University of Exeter Tidal stream energy is a pre-commercial technology and at the moment makes a relatively modest  contribution to the UK grid mix, however it now shows signs of success and potential for growing global industry with

Juin 22 2021

Améliorer la qualité des pales des hydroliennes

2021-06-22T10:11:20+01:00juin 22, 2021|Article, Press Release, Uncategorised|

Paimpol-Bréhat Tidal Test Site: Improving the quality of tidal turbine blades Within the framework of the TIGER  project, the University of Le Havre Normandie is carrying out a study on the in-situ ageing of structural bonding of composite materials using non-destructive ultrasonic methods (NDT ultrasound). The materials studied are conventional carbon-epoxy composite and recyclable

Juin 15 2021

Tidal Stream Supply Chain – Meet the Buyer UK sites webinar

2021-10-07T10:05:20+01:00juin 15, 2021|, , , |

Tidal Stream Supply Chain “Meet the Buyer” UK sites webinar: Developers share project plans and opportunities across six UK and French sites. Two supply chain webinars are planned on the 10th and 15th June where project and technology developers from tidal stream sites across the Channel in France and the UK will share the details

Juin 10 2021

Tidal Stream Supply Chain – Meet the Buyer French sites webinar

2021-10-07T10:03:40+01:00juin 10, 2021|, , , |

Tidal Stream Supply Chain “Meet the Buyer” French sites webinar: Developers share project plans and opportunities across six French and UK sites. Two supply chain webinars are planned on the 10th and 15th June where project and technology developers from tidal stream sites across the Channel in France and the UK will share the details

Mai 4 2021

BLOG: Tidal Stream vs. Wind Energy: The value of cyclic power when combined with short-term storage in hybrid systems by Dr Danny Coles

2021-05-11T16:07:17+01:00mai 4, 2021|Article, Press Release|

Tidal stream energy is at the pre-commercialisation stage, with 29 MW of capacity installed globally to date. The UK has led the way in the development of tidal stream energy, with a total of 17 MW installed so far, and an additional 2 MW scheduled for installation in early 2021 [1]. UK projects with

Avr 26 2021

TIGER & MONITOR Collaboration Workshop on Reliability

2021-04-26T16:58:11+01:00avril 26, 2021|Press Release|

The event focused on improvements to reliability modelling for tidal turbines, drawing on numerical and laboratory models, as well as real case studies. The recording of the webinar can be accessed below and all presentations are saved here Agenda MONITOR & TIGER introduction & overview: Michael Togneri, Swansea University & Philipp Thies, University of

Avr 9 2021

EMEC and QED Naval deploy flow measurement equipment at Yarmouth Harbour

2021-05-05T11:56:07+01:00avril 9, 2021|Article, Press Release|

As part of the INTERREG France (Channel) England TIGER project, EMEC and QED Naval have designed a resource characterisation survey plan and installed flow measurement equipment at a tidal test site near Yarmouth Harbour.    The operation was supported by local marine contractors, Cowes Harbour Services (CHS), using its multicat, Seaclear.    EMEC supplied the ADCP flow measurement equipment, seabed mounted frame, and

Fév 24 2021

TIGER & MONITOR webinar – Modelling reliability for tidal turbines

2021-02-22T16:30:53+00:00février 24, 2021|, , , |

Webinar Invitation - Modelling reliability for tidal turbines 24 February 2021 , 11.00 – 12.30 (GMT) You are invited to join a tidal reliability webinar, hosted by the MONITOR project in collaboration with TIGER. This event will focus on improvements to reliability modelling for tidal turbines, drawing on numerical and laboratory models, as well as

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