Four new members have been appointed by the Scot-Govt to its advisory group on wave energy. They are:
- Clare Lavelle, Associate Director, Arup, based in Edinburgh,
- Jim Hannigan, Director of Asset Management and Product Development, Doosan Babcock,
- Andrew Rae, Professor of Engineering, Highlands University, and
- Alan MacLeay, Engineering Director, Subsea 7/Seaway Heavy Lifting.
In addition, Norman Morrison has joined the project team as the WES Energy Technology Partnership Manager, whilst Jillian Henderson joins as a research engineer.
Meanwhile, the latest generation resonant wave energy converter – the CorPower S3 – has started its dry test program to accelerate the product development and de-risk the ocean demonstration at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney later this year.
10 Aug 2017