Wednesday, 08 September 2010 00:00
The Technology Strategy Board is to invest up to £3m in innovative collaborative research, development and demonstration in the area of wave and tidal stream energy technologies.
This competition is targeting precommercial full-scale devices installed and operating in the sea, including those supported by Carbon Trust's Marine Renewables Proving Fund (MRPF). The scope includes verifying performance; improving reliability in a real environment;
and developing installation, operation and maintenance methodologies.
The competition is open to wave and tidal stream device manufacturers, and also to collaborations that will develop the UK supply chain and the skills needed to deploy these technologies.
Briefing day – 22nd September 2010
Registration of intent to submit (compulsory) – 14th October 2010
Application deadline – 21 October 2010 (noon)
To apply and for further competition details please visit the Innovate UK website.