29 Jul 2021
World's Most Powerful Tidal Turbine Starts Exporting Clean Power
Orbital Marine Power's O2 has commenced grid connected power generation at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney. The innovative, floating turbine is anchored in the Fall of Warness where a subsea cable connects the 2MW offshore unit to the local onshore electricity network.
30 Mar 2021
Tidal Powered Cars Driving Scotland to Net Zero
The marine energy experts have created the first ever electric vehicle charge point where drivers can 'fill up' directly from a tidal energy source
30 Dec 2020
First Scottish Hydrogen-Powered Train by November
A consortium is set to deliver Scotland's first hydrogen powered train. A key objective of the project is to create opportunities for the Scottish rail supply chain through skills development and industrialisation of the technology.
12 Aug 2014
Running on waste heat
Researchers have now created a thermoelectric generator (TEG) — a one-square-inch, quarter-inch-thick module — that turns waste heat emitted by vehicles into electricity to lend those vehicles added power.