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The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is the first centre of its kind anywhere in the world, offering facilities to test full-scale grid-connected marine energy devices in open sea conditions. We installed our first Oyster wave energy device at EMEC in 2009. We commenced operational testing of our second-generation Oyster 800 at EMEC in 2012.
24 Feb 11
We installed the first 315kW Oyster wave energy device at Billia Croo off the coast of Orkney in 2009. Oyster 1 successfully demonstrated our hydroelectric wave energy concept and delivered over 6000 offshore operating hours over two winters.
8 Feb 11
This paper, comparing the deepwater and nearshore wave energy resource at EMEC, was presented at the Institution of Civil Engineers Coasts, Marine Structures & Breakwaters conference in September 2009 in Edinburgh, Scotland.
16 Apr 10