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Magallanes reinstall ATIR tidal turbine at EMEC

26 April 2021

Periscope partner EMEC has welcomed Spanish tidal energy developer Magallanes Renovables back to its tidal test site at the Fall of Warness in Orkney, Scotland.

The successful reinstallation of M…

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A Vision for Vessel Decarbonisation Requires Input from Maritime Industry

22 April 2021

Periscope partner OREC and The Workboat Association are working with the UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) and the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) on the forthcoming Innovation…

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Opportunities from the Recycling of Wind Turbine Blades

22 April 2021

Periscope partner OREC and the Aberdeen-based Oil & Gas Technology Centre have published a report calling for increased investment and a radical shift in research and development into wind turbin…

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LESSONS LEARNT FROM TIDAL ENERGY TRIPOD DECOMMISSIONING SHARED

22 April 2021

A collaborative decommissioning project at Periscope partner EMEC has completed the forensic analysis of a tidal energy tripod.

The study gained a comprehensive understanding of the end-of-life con…

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EMEC to explore Franco-Scottish wind/hydrogen collaboration

17 February 2021

Following a competitive tender, The Scottish Government has awarded Periscope partner, the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) a contract to explore opportunities for floating offshore wind and hydr…

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EMEC and H2GO Power trial AI green hydrogen technology

17 February 2021

H2GO Power, in collaboration with Periscope partner, the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) and Imperial College London, are trialling the use of artificial intelligence (AI) software coupled with …

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EMEC’s Matthew Finn interviewed about progress in the marine energy sector

17 February 2021

Periscope partner, EMEC was approached on the imminent changes in the marine energy sector, thanks to the UK government’s potential reform of the "Contract for Difference" incentive me…

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ORE Catapult’s Simon Cheeseman awarded prestigious marine renewables prize

17 February 2021

The Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s Wave and Tidal Sector Specialist, Simon Cheeseman, has been awarded the prestigious Society for Underwater Technology’s (SUT) Lennard-Senio…

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UK floating offshore wind could be subsidy-free by 2030

17 February 2021

UK floating offshore wind could reach “subsidy-free” levels by the early 2030s, according to a study completed by Periscope partner. the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s Floating Offshore …

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