OREC Speaks at OST Partnership Conference on Wave Energy in Oregon

On June 13, 2006, OREC founders Sean O’Neill and Carolyn Elefant each delivered a presentation to an audience of 150 at the invitation only, Oregon Science and Technology Partnership (OSTP) Conference on Wave Energy in Oregon.  O’Neill briefed the crowd on the state of ocean energy in the United States and OREC’s accomplishments of the […]

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Update on the DOER Act

There’s been further progress on the DOER (Deep Ocean Energy Resource) Act since our last post  here. As we wrote, and also reported in this article from Renewable Energy Access, the House Bill includes $20 million per year for fiscal year ’07 through FY ’11 in direct grants to ocean renewable projects thanks to the […]

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Ocean Renewables Hit the Big Times (the NY Times)

Wave, ocean and tidal power are now officially part of "all the news that’s fit to print" as evidenced by this write up (August 3, 2006) on these technologies in this New York Times business section article.  The piece profiles OREC members Verdant Power and Ocean Power Delivery, and interviews some of the larger corporate […]

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