Marine Renewable Energy Conference

UMass Dartmouth’s third annual Marine Renewable Energy Conference will take place virtually on Thursday, November 12, 2020. Panels will address ocean wind, wave, and tidal energy from both a grid-scale and an off-grid, purpose-built perspective. Topics include industry updates, innovations, research and development needs, funding opportunities, as well as engineering and marine technology student projectsContinue reading “Marine Renewable Energy Conference”

EU Blue Economy Report 2020

The European Commission has published “The EU Blue Economy Report 2020”, providing an overview of the performance of the EU economic sectors related to oceans and the coastal environment. With a turnover of €750 billion in 2018, the EU blue economy is in good health. There were 5 million people working in the blue economyContinue reading “EU Blue Economy Report 2020”

Introducing: Ocean Economy

Ocean Economy is an online news source covering business, science, technology, sustainable development, and conservation. The blue economy benefits populations around the world, from small island developing states to the most developed countries. Economy implies not just profit but also resources. A healthy economy balances available resources with consumption and other uses. Ocean Economy NewsContinue reading “Introducing: Ocean Economy”