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Is the UK's marine power sector in crisis?

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Jessica Shankleman investigates the reasons behind Siemens' decision to sell MCT and Wavehub's move into administration

28 Nov 2014

Tapping the business barometer

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Maf Smith of RenewableUK reveals half of wind and marine energy firms plan to boost their headcount next year, despite growing concerns about policy instability

26 Nov 2014

Siemens to offload Marine Current Turbines tidal power business

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German engineering giant blames slow development of tidal energy market for decision to sell Bristol based-Marine Current Turbines

24 Nov 2014

Scotland vows to boost wave energy industry, in wake of Pelamis going into administration

New government-backed body aims to accelerate development of fledgling market

24 Nov 2014

Storm clouds loom for Pelamis, as pioneering wave energy firm enters administration

Edinburgh-based wave power company enters administration, citing lack of financial support

21 Nov 2014

Tocardo Tidal Turbines snaps up IHC Tidal Energy

Turbine specialist acquires Dutch rival for an undisclosed sum

20 Nov 2014

The world's 10 biggest tidal power projects

BusinessGreen runs down the most promising developments for the world's emerging tidal power industry

07 Nov 2014

South Korea surges forward with 28MW tidal power project

Dutch developer Tocardo Tidal Turbines to install machines at site with some of the world's strongest currents

04 Nov 2014

Ecotricity dips its toe into marine energy with innovative Searaser device

Prototype of company's British-designed Searaser device set to be tested offshore next year

27 Oct 2014

RenewableUK Annual Conference and Exhibition

Register for The UK's Premier Renewable Energy Event, covering onshore and offshore wind, wave & tidal energy and small & medium wind systems

20 Oct 2014

Prudential announced as cornerstone investor for Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon

Ambitious tidal energy project takes a major step forward as insurance giant prepares to invest up to £100m

20 Oct 2014

Alstom inks floating turbine development partnership

Engineering giant teams up with DCNS Marine Energy to create 'centre of excellence' for new technology

14 Oct 2014

Wave and tidal industry offered £5.4m research funding

Scotland confirms £450,000 contribution to European fund as Alstom unveils efficient new Oceade tidal turbine

02 Oct 2014

EDF Energy inks deal to purchase power from Tidal Energy Ltd

Landmark deal will see energy giant purchase power from cutting-edge Welsh tidal energy project

26 Sep 2014

Scottish wave and tidal power delivers £217m investment surge

Industry report finds almost £32m invested in the past year to primarily domestic suppliers

23 Sep 2014

SmartestEnergy inks 10-year deal for MeyGen tidal power

Energy firm agrees power purchase agreement with flagship marine energy project, underlining its support for clean energy generators

17 Sep 2014

Siemens halts work on Skerries tidal array

Decision comes two months after company had £10m government grant withdrawn

29 Aug 2014

Atlantis inks £7.5m deal to open up second front in MeyGen tidal energy push

Just days after announcing work is to start on first phase of MeyGen tidal stream project, Atlantis Resources confirms initial funding for phase two

27 Aug 2014

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