The US Department of Energy (DoE) has awarded $6.7m funding to six marine projects to support the development of innovative technologies. ORPC is the recipient of the largest single award with $2.3m for a RivGen river current turbine project in Igiugig, Alaska.
We had a great time at #ICOE2018 in France. Here’s ORPC Director of European Operations (center) with US Energy Dept. Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy's Tim Ramsey and Alejandro Moreno
Great audience and questions on our work with remote communities like Igiugig, Alaska, to bring them clean, marine renewable energy to power their homes.
James Donegan, Director of European Operations, will present "Early Adopter Market of Diesel Microgrids for ORPC’s RivGen® Power System”
The Igiugig Village Council (IVC) in Alaska, in partnership with the Ocean Renewable Power Company of Maine, was selected to receive $2.3 million in funding to further design, construct, and test the RivGen cross-flow river current turbine system, and incorporate improved IO&...