News

Maritime Tidal Energy press releases and important developments in the tidal energy sector:

  • 2015-08-05 Offshore Energy 15: Rise of Renewables
  • 2014-01-31 MTEC became a Certified B Corporation
  • 2014-01-31 John Wanczycki appointed President of MTEC
  • 2013-12-31 MTEC completes consulting assignment with Open Hydro that provided assistance with their bid for a fourth berth in the Bay of Fundy’s Minas Passage
  • 2013-08-31 MTEC completes Infrastructure Assessment for Municipality of Digby
  • 2013-03-06: MTEC Board met with Fraenkel Wright Ltd. Subsequently MTEC launched a funding campaign to support the first phase in the design of a new generation universal substructure; a substructure that, when built will be easy to deploy and support multiple easy-to-access turbines.
  • 2013-03-06: Scott Travers, Former President and COO of Minas Basin Pulp and Power is appointed to the MTEC Board.
  • 2012-11-29: Robert Cervelli, Executive Director of Neurodyn was appointed to the MTEC Board.
  • 2012-11-26: Tidal Today: Maritime Tidal Energy’s Universal Substructure Design Project
  • 2012-09-25: Rolls-Royce signs agreement to sell Tidal Generation Limited to Alstom
  • 2012-09-13: Date of the Marine Renewables Canada (formerly OREG) Annual Conference Announced
  • 2012-05-02: NS Marine Renewable Energy Strategy released
  • 2012-02-17: Siemens Buys Tidal Power Leader Marine Current Turbines
  • 2011-12-29: Norwegian Hammerfest Strom tidal turbine installed at the European Marine Energy Centre
  • 2011-12-07: First Round of Successful Feed-in Tariff Applicants Announced
  • 2011-11-01: Canada Releases Marine Renewable Energy Road Map
  • 2011-09-27: MTEC completes Marine Renewable Energy Infrastructure Assessment for The Dept. of Energy
  • 2011-07-11: FORCE, Subsea Cable Arrives, Visitor Centre Open
  • 2011-01-09: World’s Largest Tidal Farm to be Installed off French Coastline.
  • 2010-11-14: Feds kick in $20 million for tidal energy
  • 2010-06-11: Turbine damage stalls Fundy tidal power test
  • 2010-04-26: Nova Scotia launches Feed in Tariff; 40% Renewable Electricity expected by 2020
  • 2010-01-18: Tidal Energy Choice – Op-ed by Kay Crinean and Ron Scott carried by allnovascotia.com

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