Nov 13, 2020 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower awarded ten-year marine license by Portuguese authorities

CorPower Ocean is set to unleash a world-leading wave energy project in the Atlantic Ocean after securing a 10-year license. The TUPEM license – awarded by the national Directorate-General for Natural Resources (DGRM) – provides a ‘Permit for the Private Use of the Maritime Space’ up to 12 miles off the coast of Aguçadoura in […]

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Aug 25, 2020 Patrik Möller 0 comments
Corpower appoints wind industry veteran to lead Portuguese operation

Leading global wave energy developer CorPower Ocean has appointed Miguel Silva as head of its Portuguese operation. The news comes shortly after CorPower revealed plans for a new 16 MEUR (USD18.1m) R&D, Manufacturing and Service Centre in Viana do Castelo, Portugal, becoming a core focus for the firm’s pioneering HiWave-5 Project with a showcase pilot […]

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Jul 07, 2020 Patrik Möller 0 comments
CorPower Ocean launches pioneering wave energy project in northern Portugal

With a 16 MEUR investment plan, CorPower is establishing an R&D, Manufacturing & Service Centre for Wave Energy Converters in Viana do Castelo. The location has been chosen to support CorPower’s flagship demonstration project HiWave-5, and for the long-term development of supply and service capacity for commercial wave energy farms. Several factors have contributed to […]

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WaveBoost project improves performance and reliability of wave energy

WaveBoost video: https://youtu.be/mM4qTAqqZYc The three-year Horizon 2020 funded WaveBoost project has drawn to a close with a step change improvement achieved to the reliability and performance of wave energy technology. Led by CorPower Ocean, the WaveBoost consortium designed and developed an advanced Power Take Off (PTO) system allowing wave energy converters (WECs) to operate safer […]

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Feb 12, 2020 Patrik Möller 0 comments
Pushing Wave Energy performance

CorPower Ocean and the Centre for Ocean Energy Research (COER) at Maynooth University, Ireland, today announced a new collaboration on control technology for optimising the operation of Wave Energy Converters (WECs). Together, the two organizations will bring the latest developments in control engineering into full-scale wave energy equipment. Professor John Ringwood, Director of COER said, […]

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Feb 05, 2020 Patrik Möller 0 comments
CorPower vinnare när EU storsatsar på blå ekonomi

Den 4 februari anordnades Blue Investment Day i Bryssel där EU annonserade att man etablerat en ny investeringsfond på ca 800MSEK som fokuserar på små och medelstora bolag inom blå ekonomi, det vill säga bolag med hållbar havsbaserad verksamhet. 20 bolag hade blivit utvalda att presentera inför ett stort antal investerare, politiker och ledande branschmänniskor. […]

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Jul 09, 2019 Patrik Möller 0 comments
CorPower Ocean and Simply Blue Energy enter strategic collaboration agreement on wave farms

PRESS RELEASE (link) CorPower Ocean and Simply Blue Energy have signed a Strategic Collaboration Agreement to develop a number of significant wave energy projects off the coasts of the UK and Ireland. The two parties are no strangers to each other. After Simply Blue Energy completed a comprehensive research project, in collaboration with consultancy Wave Venture, […]

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