After dry testing in Sweden, the CorPower C3 Wave Energy Converter (WEC) has been delivered to Orkney for final checks and installation. Based at the European Marine Energy Centre’s (EMEC) Scapa Flow site, once final checks are complete the WEC is expected to be installed and on-site commissioned at the beginning of 2018. CorPower have also completed the installation of their foundation installation which will be used to secure the WEC to the seabed. Leask Marine’s C-Odyssey multicat vessel was used for the installation, with a dive team assisting the subsea activity.
Energy Voice 22nd Dec 2017 read more »