Tag Archive for 'marine turbine'

OpenHydro transitioning from R&D to grid-connected tidal arrays

May 6th, 2015 by DCNS

OpenHydro, a tidal energy company owned by DCNS, celebrates a decade in business this week. The Irish headquartered business is planning delivery of two of the world’s first grid connected tidal arrays in France and Canada in 2015. OpenHydro is working with Emera in the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia to deploy and grid connect […]

Dutch company Tocardo producing tidal turbines for Nepal and Japan

September 28th, 2012 by Tocardo International BV

Tocardo International BV, the Dutch company dedicated to producing economical free-flow turbines, has started manufacturing six free-flow water turbines for installation in Nepal and Japan. This follows the partnership agreements announced in March 2012 to supply 8 MW of bi-directional turbine power over a three-year period to Japan and, in June 2012 , to supply […]

Cherbourg, Normandy to become centre for tidal turbine development

March 19th, 2012 by DCNS

Laurent Beauvais, President of the Basse-Normandie Region and Chairman of the Ports of Normandy Authority, and Patrick Boissier, Chairman and CEO of DCNS, yesterday signed a memorandum of understanding at DCNS headquarters in Paris, in the presence of Jean-François Le Grand, President of the Manche Departmental Council and Bernard Cazeneuve, MP, Mayor of Cherbourg–Octeville and […]