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Canada preparing to gamble with your ‘higher risk’ clean power … – National Observer

National ObserverCanada preparing to gamble with your ‘higher risk’ clean power …National ObserverNatural Resources Canada says newer clean power projects like geothermal and tidal power “face higher risks, costs and more regulatory issues” than established ones like hydro dams.Ottawa pumps $200 million into emerging renewable technologies …JWNall 4 news articles »

NS hopes to spur tidal energy research at Dal’s Aquatron – CBC.ca

CBC.caNS hopes to spur tidal energy research at Dal’s AquatronCBC.caThe province has made $150,000 available to tidal energy companies to do testing or conduct research at Dalhousie University’s Aquatron lab. (Mark Crosby/CBC). Dalhousie University is hoping to convince companies looking to harness the world’s highest …Nova Scotia offers $150K in funding for research into tidal energyGlobalnews.caResearch needed into environmental impact of tidal energy: executive directorCTV Newsall 3 news articles »

Swansea lagoon backer urges ministers to look beyond cost – Financial Times

Financial TimesSwansea lagoon backer urges ministers to look beyond costFinancial TimesThe government should not abandon a £1.3bn tidal power project in Swansea Bay even though other forms of renewable energy are growing increasingly cheaper, according to the former minister whose official report recommended the scheme. Charles Hendry …and more »

Oz renewable energy project in Pembroke Dock will create 25 jobs – Western Telegraph

Western TelegraphOz renewable energy project in Pembroke Dock will create 25 jobsWestern TelegraphBombora has been supported and advised in their move by Marine Energy Wales, also based in Pembroke Dock. Bombora is taking advantage of the Marine Energy Test Area being set up in Milford Haven area by Marine Energy Wales. “This means that we will …

Swansea tidal lagoon will still happen, says Charles Hendry – BBC News

BBC NewsSwansea tidal lagoon will still happen, says Charles HendryBBC NewsMuch of the delays over the scheme’s approval have been over whether it will provide “value for money”. But Mr Hendry said the £1.3bn cost would equate to “less than 50p a year” per household and it would “be some of the cheapest power” the UK would …Vince slams Wales lagoon offerreNewsAnalysis | What has happened to Swansea’s tidal lagoon project?New Civil EngineerSwansea Bay Tidal Lagoon: ‘Substantial’ Offer from Carwyn JonesBusiness News WalesWalesOnlineall 8 news articles »

Q&A: Swansea Bay tidal lagoon – the sticking points – BBC News

BBC NewsQ&A: Swansea Bay tidal lagoon – the sticking pointsBBC NewsDeveloper Tidal Lagoon Power (TLP) has already been granted a £1.25m loan from the Welsh Government but the project is largely privately financed. The main backers are Infracapital, the investment arm of insurance giant Prudential and the global …Welsh Government understood to have offered at least £100m to …WalesOnlineSwansea tidal lagoon: ‘Substantial’ offer from Carwyn Jones – BBC …BBC NewsGloucestershire firm awaits decision which could unlock multi-billion …Gloucestershire LiveAberdeen Evening Express -reNews -www.businessgreen.comall 11 news articles »

Tidal energy capture poised for growth – Dailyuw

DailyuwTidal energy capture poised for growthDailyuwTidal energy capture uses underwater turbines to harness energy from flowing tidal currents. Water is denser than air, so tidal turbines can generate more energy than wind turbines with blades of the …

Orkney project shows potential of hydrogen as a fuel source – Financial Times

Financial TimesOrkney project shows potential of hydrogen as a fuel sourceFinancial TimesOrkney, a sparsely-populated archipelago 10 miles off the northern tip of mainland Scotland, is not an obvious place to go looking for the future. Yet the windswept islands have become one of Britain’s foremost centres for innovation in renewable …Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Technology Could Serve as Bunker Fuel for ShipsShip & Bunkerall 4 news articles »

Low tides, high winds spur nuclear plant to reduce power – ABC News

TAPinto.netLow tides, high winds spur nuclear plant to reduce powerABC NewsThe nation’s oldest operating nuclear plant has reduced its power after unusually low tides and high winds impacted the water levels in its intake canal. Oyster Creek declared an unusual event around 5:25 a.m. Saturday. That’s the lowest of four …’Unusual Event’ declared at Oyster CreekAsbury Park PressOyster Creek Nuclear Plant Declares “Unusual Event” Due to Tides and WindTAPinto.netLow Tides, High Winds Spur NJ Nuclear Plant to Reduce PowerNew Delhi TimesPennEnergy -Patch.comall 24 news articles »

‘India possesses tidal energy worth approximately 8,000MW’- The … – The New Indian Express

EnergyInfraPost’India possesses tidal energy worth approximately 8,000MW’- The …The New Indian ExpressThe Minister of State (IC) for Power and New and Renewable Energy, .K. Singh, claimed that as per a recent study, there is an estimated potential of about 8000 megawatts (MW) of tidal energy in India.Estimated Potential Of Tidal Energy In India Is About 8000mw: Shri …EnergyInfraPostall 3 news articles »