Energy and Climate Academy

Introduction to Ocean Energies

Date and time

Monday 20. May 2019 at 09:00 to 16:00

Registration deadline

Saturday 11. May 2019 at 08:00


To Be Decided
1016 Copenhagen


Energy and Climate Academy
+45 0045 30237636

The day will focus on understanding the different types of ocean energies (wave energy, tidal barrage and tidal stream, OTEC and salinity gradient), their current status and potential. We will review the most important technologies and different working principles, with their present challenges and lessons-learnt. A market outlook for wave and tidal energy will be presented focusing on the technologies of tomorrow and market projections.
Understanding ocean energies, current status & potential
• Salinity gradient
• Tidal barrage and Tidal stream
• Wave energy

Wave energy and Tidal Energy: Technologies
• Wave energy devices
• Tidal turbines
• Market Status
• Present Challenges & lessons-learnt

Market outlook
•The technologies of tomorrow
•The future role of test sites in Europe
•Key countries and initiatives in the Atlantic Arc
•Market projections

Event Location

Organizer Contact Information

Energy and Climate Academy
+45 0045 30237636