News

  • Redeplyment

    After undergoing an overhaul and systems upgrade at Ulstein Shipyard, the WaveEL Buoy has been successfully redeployed at the same test site off of Runde Island in Norway, where it spent the better part of 2016. The mooring system that served the WaveEL buoy so well during last year’s tough storms and waves was reconnected […]

  • Soon in full operation at Runde

    Date April 27, 2017 Soon in full operation at Runde. After service and maintenance the WaveEl buoy is now ready for relaunch at Runde. Keep your eyes open for more info…

  • WaveEl Launch Simulation

    Video simulation by Fosnavaag Ocean Academy: Olympic Zeus’ launch of WaveEL.

  • 6 Months at Runde!

    August 9, 2016 is a special day for all of us at Waves4Power. Today the WaveEL buoy has been in the harsh waters of Runde for 6 months. In this location the buoy has negotiated winds of 65 miles/hour and more, in waves that top off as high as 15 m, without complaining. And you […]

  • New partnership with Stryvo strengthens Waves4Power’s professional network

    Waves4Power has engaged in a partnership with the Norwegian engineering and manufacturing firm Stryvo Group AS – www.stryvo.no – based in Stryn, Norway. The companies will cooperate in the development of efficient design and manufacturing processes for Waves4Power’s proprietary WaveEL system.

  • Tidal Energy Today Coverage

    “The most dangerous thing that you could have when it comes to wave energy sector is skepticism.” – Article with Tidal Energy Today – follow this link to read more: http://tidalenergytoday.com/2016/04/07/interview-skepticism-the-greatest-concern-for-uk-wave-energy-sector/

  • Waves4Power presents at Society for Underwater Technology (SUT) in London

    Peter Child, W4P´s UK representative, was one of two featured speakers at the prestigious SUT Lunch and Learn event on 23 March. Held in London at Price Forbes Office in Minster Court, Peter presented the rapid progress W4P has made to date and plans for the future, to 50+ interested attendees including Insurers, financiers and engineers. […]

  • Olympic Zeus Installing WaveEL

    Olympiz Zeus installing Waves 4 Power pilotTake a look at this short project video from the Olympic Zeus’ successful installation of the WaveEL buoy on site at Runde. Remember to chose HD quality for the best viewing experience! Posted by Olympic Shipping on Friday, March 18, 2016

  • Oceans & Law of the Sea United Nations Report References Waves4Power

    The United Nations has a special division that specifically has a role in reporting and monitoring matters of the sea and ocean affairs. This particular division ensures that the UN has an understanding of recent news and important topics in this field in order to respond and address major issues informatively. In a recent report […]

  • Installation of the WaveEL buoy on site at Runde

    After the successful installation of the WaveEL buoy on site at Runde, the launch of the remaining system has been temporarily halted at midnight Friday, due to a problem with the connection hub, which was damaged during a corrective action with a misplaced mooring line. The Olympic Zeus had to leave for an operation in […]