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Research

We occupy a unique position, having links with a range of different developers, academic institutions and regulatory bodies while remaining independent. We are currently working with developers and experts in order to expand our research agenda to cover a range of industry-related environmental and operational issues. We join regulators, government and developers alike in endeavouring to make full use of the device testing stages of the developing wave and tidal energy industries as they evolve from pre-prototype design through to commercial viability.

We are currently involved in a variety of research projects ranging from our site specific projects to national and  international research projects.

We facilitate three working groups: The Developer Research Forum (DRF), Monitoring Advisory Group (MAG) and Research Advisory Group (RAG).

For more information please download 

EMEC 'research' leaflet
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We are keen to engage with researchers and provide input to individual research projects as appropriate to the test facility. To contact us regarding this, please complete and return an Academic Request form below:

CURRENT EMEC CLIENTS

Alstom

Alstom

hammerfest

hammerfest

Aquamarine

Aquamarine Power

atlantis

Atlantis Resources Corporation

bluewater

Bluewater

openhydro

Open Hydro

pelamis

pleamis

scotrenewables

Scotrenewables

scottish_power

ScottishPower Renewables

seatricity

Seatricity

voith

Voith Hydro

Wello

Wello Oy

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