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Ocean Energy Europe has published its annual statistics on the developments of the ocean energy sector.

On the 10th of April, ETIP Ocean published a new report ‘Powering Homes Today, Powering Nations Tomorrow’, putting a spotlight on the ocean energy technology’s progress over the past 2 years.

Almost 20 years after the UK’s first wave energy innovation programme came to an end in the 1980s, a new programme to accelerate the development of wave energy technology was launched.

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ETIP Ocean has identified 14 priority barriers that need to be overcome for ocean energy to reach commercialisation. 


TPOcean has finalised a prioritisation of Research and Innovation challenges that need to be overcome for the ocean energy sector to move to commercialisation.