Wave Energy Scotland (WES) is driving the search for innovative solutions to the technical challenges facing the wave energy sector. Through our competitive procurement programme, we support a range of projects focused on the key systems and sub-systems of Wave Energy Converters. The aim is to produce reliable technology which will result in cost effective wave energy generation.
WES was formed in 2014 at the request of the Scottish Government and is a subsidiary of Highlands and Islands Enterprise. The aim of WES is to ensure that Scotland maintains a leading role in the development of marine energy.
Through our programmes to date, we have awarded £25.4m to 61 projects, working with 171 separate organisations, across 11 different countries.
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Read more about WES Annual Conference: 28/11/2017, EdinburghEvent28.11.2017
Read more about Wave Energy Scotland Shapes Future Innovation CallsNews28.09.2017
Wave Energy Scotland Shapes Future Innovation Calls
Read more about WES AWARDS £660K FOR 13 NEW CONTROL SYSTEMS PROJECTSNews13.09.2017
WES AWARDS £660K FOR 13 NEW CONTROL SYSTEMS PROJECTS
Read more about Scottish Renewables Marine ConferenceEvent13.09.2017
Scottish Renewables Marine Conference
Read more about WES' Side Event at EWTEC, Cork 27th August - 2nd September 2017Event27.08.2017
WES' Side Event at EWTEC, Cork 27th August - 2nd September 2017
Read more about Wave energy information to be shared onlineNews20.07.2017
Wave energy information to be shared online
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