The Scottish maker of a wave power generator gets investment from Swiss power industry giant ABB and others to commercialize its Oyster machine.
The Oyster 2 is expected to be capable of sucking down more energy from ocean waves, to be transferred to an onshore hydroelectric turbine.
The U.K. has nominated a proposed 28-megawatt wave energy project off the coast of Scotland to receive funding from the European Union.
The new wave-harnessing electricity generator heads from the test pool to the open ocean in the waters off the Orkney Islands.
The Oyster converter starts making electricity using a simple design of a flap moved by waves that pumps water underground to an onshore hydro-electric turbine.
In a wave energy project in Ireland, IBM will monitor a stream of acoustics data from a wave power generator to measure the environmental impact on the local marine ecosystem.
Ocean Power Technology is in final-stage agreements to build wave energy project off Oregon's coast to power 1,000 homes.
The Aspire One AOD255 adds a dual-core Atom into a 10.1-inch Netbook.
A consortium seeks to build a shared facility to test tidal, wave, and offshore wind power off the coast of Cape Cod to launch the nascent ocean power industry.
Sony Ericsson comes out with the Jalou phone plus a partnership with fashion house Dolce & Gabbana.