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WavEC news 2013

EDA - Diamond Sponsor Save the Pico Campaign (WavEC, 19/12/2013)
EDA – Electricidade dos Açores (Electricity provider) is our Diamond Sponsor by helping to save the Pico Plant with a contribution of 50.000 euros.
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WavEC Seminar 2013 (26/11/2013)
Presentations now available on this website.
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WavEC Sustainability Report 2012
This document is the first Sustainability Report of WavEC and its main objective is to provide information on its performance in 2012.
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KIC Market Dive
On the 5th and 6th of September our colleagues André Moura, Alex Raventos and Paulo Chainho participated on the Market Dive curse by ESADE in Barcelona. This training aimed to complement the scientific background of the participants with management principles crucial in the transaction phase of research into products and services for the industry. He course was lectured in the aim of the KIC project where WavEC Offshore Renewables participates in.
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Marinet course: "Experimental Modelling of Air Turbines"
By WavEC at Instituto Superior Técnico, Portugal. Register deadline: 12 August.
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WindFloat Public Session and Demowfloat Workshop - 09th July 2013 / Apúlia
On the 9th of July 2013 a Public Session about the WindFloat project will take place at Apúlia, Portugal (in Portuguese).
In the afternoon a workshop (English spoken) will take place.
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WindFloat Public Session and Workshop - 09th July 2013
Save the date! On the 9th of July 2013 a Public Session about the WindFloat project will take place at Apúlia (Esponsende region), Portugal.
This outreach event will be held in Portuguese.
In the afternoon a workshop (English spoken) will take place in the aim of the Demowfloat project.
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WavEC at Sea Forum Expo 2013
WavEC at the Sea Forum/Oporto (29th to 31 May). Presentation of Prof. António Sarmento at the event "Sea Challanges", 31th of May
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Wave Pico Plant in action (April 2013)
Our latest video from the Wave Pico Plant, Azores, Portugal
Link to video here

Demowfloat now on facebook
Demowfloat project has now a facebook page. We count on your LIKE!
LINK to facebook page here.

WavEC 10 years (27/03/2013)
Today is WavEC's 10th annivesary. Congratulations to the WavEC team.
The celebration will happen in June. More information soon.

Wave Pico Plant back online
Spring brings good news: the Pico Plant is back online! The plant produced for about half an hour. More news soon.
More Pico Plant information
Are you following the Pico facebook site?: http://www.facebook.com/SavePicoPowerplant

MaRINET EMEC/WavEC Short-Course
Training course on: “Environmental Monitoring in Wave and Tidal
Test Sites and Pilot Zones”
Organised by EMEC and WavEC
20-22 May, 2013
Location: Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland
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Ocean Energy Systems (OES) Annual Report
The Executive Committee of Ocean Energy Systems (OES), an IEA Technology Initiative, announces the publication of its most recent Annual Report that presents the activities undertaken by OES during 2012.
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Sowfia Project Workshop: Riding the crest of the wave: streamlining approval processes, safeguarding ecosystems
23rd April 2013, Brussels, Belgium.
This workshop is free of charge, but places are limited. Send us an expression of interest by email: mail@wavec.org
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MARINET – Free access to Europe’s marine energy R&D facilities (15/02/2013)
Third Call for Applications
WavEC – Offshore Renewables, partner of the Marinet project, is pleased to announce the opening of the third call offering free-of-charge access to Europe’s leading test facilities for marine renewable energy R&D.
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WavEC performs measurements at the FEUP wave tank (06/02/2013)
At the end of January 2013 part of WavEC team has been performing measurements at the FEUP wave tank to prepare the testing of a wave energy converter at this tank in April.

Demowfloat website (29/01/2013)
Visit Demowfloat project website and learn about the progress of the floating offshore wind turbine WindFloat.
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