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A Wave Energy Partnership

Posted by: | January 25, 2013 | 3 Comments |

(Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from Oregon State University Advantage.) Harnessing Wave Power through a Winning University-Industry Partnership At Oregon State University’s O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory, a small yellow buoy with several bright red lights bobs up and down in the mechanically created waves. Although it may not look like much to the […]

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WASHINGTON — Congressman Schrader (D-OR) today applauded the Northwest National Marine Energy Center (NNMREC), which is based at Oregon State University, for its selection of the coastal town of Newport as the future home of the first utility-scale, grid-connected wave energy test site in the United States — the Pacific Marine Energy Center (PMEC). “I […]

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CORVALLIS, Ore.  – The Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center, or NNMREC, which is based at Oregon State University, has chosen Newport, Ore., as the future site of the first utility-scale, grid-connected wave energy test site in the United States – the Pacific Marine Energy Center. The Pacific Marine Energy Center, or PMEC, will test […]

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By Kaety Hildenbrand, Oregon Sea Grant (Editor’s Note: Kaety Hildenbrand works with the commercial fishing industry, ocean users, researchers, and the marine energy industry to address a variety of ocean issues ranging from collaborative research to wave energy development. She plays a critical role with NNMREC outreach and engagement.) I have been attempting to write this […]

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Posted by: | December 26, 2012 | 5 Comments |

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While you were diving into a bowl of cereal and finishing your first cup of coffee this morning, you might have caught a glimpse of NNMREC and its wave energy testing efforts on The Weather Channel. Dave Malkoff reported for The Weather Channel on NNMREC’s ocean testing session with the WET-NZ device in September. His […]

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9-19-12 By David Stauth, 541-737-0787 Contact: Belinda Batten, 541-737-9492 or bbatten@engr.oregonstate.edu CORVALLIS, Ore. – The communities of Newport and Reedsport, Ore., have been chosen as the two finalists for the possible location of the Pacific Marine Energy Center (PMEC), a planned $25 million, “grid-connected” wave energy testing facility in the Pacific Northwest. Officials at the Northwest […]

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