NEWS & MEDIA
Sep 08, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
Portugal’s green energy stature grows with ‘world-first’ EU SCORES Project

Portugal’s stature as a leading force in green energy grew further this month with the arrival of the €45m EU SCORES Project – paving the way for the world’s first hybrid offshore energy park. The European SCalable Offshore Renewable Energy Sources (EU-SCORES) Project will be partly located off the coast of Viana do Castelo, capitalising […]

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Sep 01, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
€45million EU-SCORES Project aims to deliver ‘world-first’ bankable multi-source offshore marine energy parks

A new €45million marine energy project – European SCalable Offshore Renewable Energy Sources (EU-SCORES) – is paving the way for bankable multi-source offshore parks across Europe by 2025. EU-SCORES brings together leading wave energy and offshore solar PV technology providers, CorPower Ocean and Oceans of Energy, major project developers RWE, EDP, ENEL Green Power, Simply […]

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Aug 31, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
Composite World reports on CorPower’s novel Mobile Filament Winding System

Global media platform Composite World has completed an in-depth report on CorPower’s industrial-scale wave energy converters. The 9-meter-long WECs are designed for high-efficiency, durable wave energy generation and fast, on-site manufacture. Following years of test and development, CorPower identified Filament-Wound GFRP (Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer) composites as the most efficient and cost-effective solution to manufacture commercial-scale hulls. After […]

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Aug 25, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
What does it take to build the world’s largest wave energy test-rig? 

While bringing its groundbreaking Wave Energy Converter (WEC) technology into commercial scale systems over the last three years, CorPower has also developed an on-land test-rig capable of accurately simulating wave loading from any ocean site around the world.    The ocean is a fierce and unforgiving environment. All too often we have witnessed pioneers deploying solutions at sea before being thoroughly tested on land, only to go on and fail. Many risks involved in deploying first-of-a-kind systems can be eliminated if machines are rigorously tested and debugged in a controlled machine hall environment before ocean deployment.   CorPower’s first commercial scale WEC called C4 has a diameter […]

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Aug 20, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower features on Megadeals Podcast

The latest Megadeals Podcast is live with CorPower CEO Patrik Moller discussing the firm’s recent inclusion in the ‘Sustainability Game Changers – Nordic Top 50 report’. The Sustainability Report, led by Stockholm Management Consultancy Megadeals Advisory and Environmental Services group We Don’t Have Time, recognises companies delivering world-class innovations to significantly lower CO2 emissions with […]

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Aug 18, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
The real value of ocean energy: an interview with Ocean Energy Europe CEO Rémi Gruet

  Rémi Gruet is the CEO of Ocean Energy Europe. After working for 6 years in the private sector, Rémi Gruet spent a further 17 years influencing the European political agenda, working both inside and outside EU institutions – notably the European Parliament and European Wind Energy Association. He joined OEE in 2013 to promote […]

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Aug 12, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower comment on IPCC Report

The latest IPCC report is summarized as ‘Code Red for Humanity‘ by UN Secretary-General António Guterres, stating ‘The alarm bells are deafening, and the evidence is irrefutable:  greenhousegas emissions from fossil-fuel burning and deforestation are choking our planet and putting billions of people at immediate risk.  Global heating is affecting every region on Earth, with many of the changes becoming irreversible.” The […]

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Sep 01, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
€45million EU-SCORES Project aims to deliver ‘world-first’ bankable multi-source offshore marine energy parks

A new €45million marine energy project – European SCalable Offshore Renewable Energy Sources (EU-SCORES) – is paving the way for bankable multi-source offshore parks across Europe by 2025. EU-SCORES brings together leading wave energy and offshore solar PV technology providers, CorPower Ocean and Oceans of Energy, major project developers RWE, EDP, ENEL Green Power, Simply […]

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Aug 10, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower completes world’s largest wave energy test-rig

CorPower has constructed the world’s largest wave energy test-rig following an intense two-year project.  The 45-tonne moving mass system, installed at CorPower’s Stockholm base, is capable of simulating ocean wave conditions anywhere in the world. The design, build and accreditation has been supported by key supplier ABB and accrediting body DNV.  Measuring 40m in length and 9m in width, the system will play a fundamental role supporting CorPower’s flagship HiWave-5 demonstration project, […]

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Jun 14, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
Pioneering UMACK mooring and anchoring project partners with University of Dundee

A novel marine mooring and anchoring project aiming to improve the operation efficiency of ocean energy devices is recruiting expert support from the University of Dundee. The UMACK (Universal Mooring, Anchor & Connectivity Kit) Project has teamed up with the University’s Geotechnical Engineering Group to aid the development of a new ‘vibro-installed’ anchor system for […]

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May 05, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
Ground-breaking €3.7m marine energy mooring, anchoring and quick-connect system project set for Atlantic trials 

  A new, ground-breaking mooring, anchoring and quick connect solution optimized for marine energy systems is set for Atlantic sea trials, following a range of laboratory and on-land test campaigns currently underway. The €3.7m UMACK (Universal Mooring, Anchor & Connectivity Kit) Project has developed a unique mooring and anchoring solution aimed at superseding widely used […]

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Apr 13, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower agrees landmark deal with world’s largest heat treatment specialist Bodycote

CorPower has agreed a landmark deal with the world’s largest heat treatment specialist Bodycote. The thermal processing specialist – present in 23 countries – improves the properties of metals and alloys, extending the life of vital components for a wide range of industries. The gateway deal opens Bodycote to the ocean energy sector using its Corr-I-Dur® […]

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Apr 09, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower CEO elected Co-President of Ocean Energy Europe

Ocean Energy Europe (OEE) has appointed CorPower Ocean CEO Patrik Möller and Simon De Pietro from DP Energy as its new Co-Presidents. This pairing brings together both technology and project development perspectives, and a wealth of experience in ocean energy. The appointments come at a crucial time for the ocean energy sector, as the push to scale up and industrialise intensifies, and the […]

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Feb 23, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower extends equity funding to 20.3 MEUR for commercial scale demonstration

After securing a private placement of 9 MEUR, CorPower has extended its equity funding to 20.3 MEUR, enabling the commercial scale demonstration of its wave energy technology. The investment round was led by Midroc New Technology and included SEB Greentech VC, family offices and private investors. Pareto Securities acted as Sole Manager and Bookrunner in […]

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Aug 31, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
Composite World reports on CorPower’s novel Mobile Filament Winding System

Global media platform Composite World has completed an in-depth report on CorPower’s industrial-scale wave energy converters. The 9-meter-long WECs are designed for high-efficiency, durable wave energy generation and fast, on-site manufacture. Following years of test and development, CorPower identified Filament-Wound GFRP (Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymer) composites as the most efficient and cost-effective solution to manufacture commercial-scale hulls. After […]

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Aug 20, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower features on Megadeals Podcast

The latest Megadeals Podcast is live with CorPower CEO Patrik Moller discussing the firm’s recent inclusion in the ‘Sustainability Game Changers – Nordic Top 50 report’. The Sustainability Report, led by Stockholm Management Consultancy Megadeals Advisory and Environmental Services group We Don’t Have Time, recognises companies delivering world-class innovations to significantly lower CO2 emissions with […]

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May 27, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower awarded ‘Most Innovative Wave Technology’ in 2021 Business Vision Awards

  CorPower has been awarded ‘Most Innovative Wave Technology’ in the 2021 Business Vision Awards. Click here to read the announcement in the latest digital edition. The Business Vision (BV) Awards Programme seeks out candidates with outstanding corporate achievements with winners having to convince the judging panel they have the vision to maintain and build on their success.

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May 26, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower features in ECO Magazine’s ‘UN Ocean Decade’ special edition

CorPower is delighted to feature in ECO Magazine’s latest special edition, published in partnership with UNESCO – Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission. Click here to read our story in the extensive 288-page digital issue assessing the ‘UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development’ – with special focus on the seven societal outcomes: #CleanOcean, #HealthyResilientOcean, #ProductiveOcean, #PredictedOcean, #SafeOcean, #AccessibleOcean, and an #InspiringEngagingOcean.

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May 21, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower features on front page of Wave & Tidal Energy Network Magazine

The ocean remains the largest and least explored energy source on earth. By 2050, ocean energy can provide 10pc of Europe’s current electricity needs while creating hundreds of thousands of jobs. Click here and turn to P4 to read more about CorPower’s onward journey towards commercialisation in the latest edition of Wave & Tidal Energy […]

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May 14, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
Join CorPower at European Maritime Day 2021

Join CorPower at European Maritime Day 2021 on Thursday May 20. CEO Patrik Moller features on the ‘Ocean Energy – Sparking blue growth in Europe’s seas’ panel discussion between 15:15 and 16:30 CET. The OEE-led event moderated by Rémi Gruet includes Andrea Alessi ENI, Martin Edlund Minesto and Marlène Moutel Sabella. Listeners will hear recommendations on how to improve trans-national cooperation in ocean energy […]

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Apr 28, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower appears on KTH Innovation Talks

  The latest episode of KTH Innovation Talks is now live featuring CorPower CEO Patrik Möller. Click here to learn more about the future of Swedish energy innovations and finance for green energy solutions with Andreas Stubelius from the Swedish Energy Agency, Johan Grip from CETIF and Lina Tjernberg from the KTH Energy Platform.  

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Aug 25, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
What does it take to build the world’s largest wave energy test-rig? 

While bringing its groundbreaking Wave Energy Converter (WEC) technology into commercial scale systems over the last three years, CorPower has also developed an on-land test-rig capable of accurately simulating wave loading from any ocean site around the world.    The ocean is a fierce and unforgiving environment. All too often we have witnessed pioneers deploying solutions at sea before being thoroughly tested on land, only to go on and fail. Many risks involved in deploying first-of-a-kind systems can be eliminated if machines are rigorously tested and debugged in a controlled machine hall environment before ocean deployment.   CorPower’s first commercial scale WEC called C4 has a diameter […]

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Aug 18, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
The real value of ocean energy: an interview with Ocean Energy Europe CEO Rémi Gruet

  Rémi Gruet is the CEO of Ocean Energy Europe. After working for 6 years in the private sector, Rémi Gruet spent a further 17 years influencing the European political agenda, working both inside and outside EU institutions – notably the European Parliament and European Wind Energy Association. He joined OEE in 2013 to promote […]

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Feb 08, 2021 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
CorPower makes front page of IEA OES Report

CorPower is honoured to make the front page of IEA Ocean Energy Systems’ latest international report on metrics to evaluate and guide investment in ocean energy technologies. A must read for anyone getting serious in the field! We are firm believers in the structured five-stage approach to bring bankable ocean energy technology to market.

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Oct 14, 2020 Sam Pinnington 0 comments
High deployments, low costs: The 2030 vision for ocean energy

Ocean Energy Europe released its latest report yesterday – ‘2030 Ocean Energy Vision’ – charting the path for ocean energy’s roll-out over the coming decade. This industry analysis considers the evolution of European wave and tidal technology to 2030. It projects deployments in high and low growth scenarios. The analysis also examines how energy costs […]

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Aug 28, 2017 Louis 0 comments
CorPower featured in two papers at EWTEC 2017

CorPower featured in two papers at EWTEC 2017 in Cork, Ireland, this week – the largest scientific conference on wave and tidal energy. R. Costello, B. Kennedy, H. Kelly, S. Roch Perks “Horizon Scanning for Commercial Wave Energy Technology” M. Guérinel, E. Jansson, J. Todalshaug, M. Jesmani, K. Guijt, “Modelling Alternatives for a Heaving Point […]

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Dec 16, 2016 Louis 0 comments
New “Handbook of Ocean Wave Energy”

New “Handbook of Ocean Wave Energy” published with CorPower’s Lead Scientist Jørgen Hals Todalshaug as co-author. Open Access here : https://link.springer.com/book

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