Published : 31/03/2020Ocean energy: The next big thing in energyThe oceans are the world’s largest untapped source of renewable energy. Ocean energy technologies - wave, tidal and ocean thermal energy conversion – convert the power in our seas to produce electricity. Ocean energy can provide 10% of Europe’s current electricity needs by 2050 and is all set to become a new European industry.
Published : 23/03/2020Ocean Energy key trends and statistics 2019This publication contains information collected on a regular basis throughout the year and then verified with relevant members of the industry ahead of publication.
Published : 19/06/2019Powering Homes Today, Powering Nations Tomorrow
The ETIP Ocean report ‘Powering Homes Today, Powering Nations Tomorrow’ analyses the challenges faced by the sector on the route to industrialisation and proposes four actions to address them. Beyond revenue support, a model for ‘blending’ public finance is one of the advocated solutions for projects to reach financial close.
Published : 16/04/2019Ocean Energy key trends and statistics 2018This publication contains information collected on a regular basis throughout the year and then verified with relevant members of the industry ahead of publication.
Published : 10/04/2017Ocean energy project spotlight – Investing in wave and tidal energy
2016 saw an unprecedented number of ocean energy deployments in Europe, according to a report published by Ocean Energy Europe. The report, entitled Ocean Energy Project Spotlight – Investing in Tidal & Wave Energy, highlights the key projects driving this new industrial sector forward.
Published : 20/11/2016TP Ocean: Strategic Research Agenda
The SRA prioritises 12 research areas and proposes 54 research and innovation actions to bring ocean energy technologies forward.
The research areas have been attributed indicative budgets that industry, national authorities and the European Commission need to commit to R&I programmes.
Published : 08/11/2016Ocean Energy Roadmap
The Ocean Energy Forum Strategic Roadmap was published in November at OEE2016 in Brussels. It is the main output of the Ocean Energy Forum, created by the European Commission in 2014.
The Roadmap proposes 6 actions to facilitate the emergence of a market for ocean energy in Europe. .
Published : 01/07/2014SI Ocean Market Deployment Strategy
Funded by the European Commission's Intelligent Energy Europe programme, the SI Ocean project’s Market Deployment Strategy makes several high-level recommendations for commercialising the emerging wave and tidal energy sectors.