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Nova Innovation Unveils its new Tidal Turbine, ‘EUNice’


OEE Lead Partner and tidal energy industry player Nova Innovation, has introduced its newly-named tidal turbine, the EUNice.

With support from the EU Executive Agency for SMEs (EASME), the turbine is designed and manufactured in Nova Innovation’s workshop. The name EUNice was given to the turbine by the attendees of the EASME Away Day 19. 

Nova Innovation won the European Commission’s Enterprise Europe Network Award 2018, announced for the development and expansion of its offshore tidal array in Bluemull Sound in Shetland.

Nova Innovation has worked on the Shetland project with Belgian development agency IDETA for the past five years, as part of a pan-European partnership brokered by the Enterprise Europe Network.