Research Projects | Marine Energy Plants




Wave Energy Demonstration at Utility Scale to Enable Arrays, EU, 09/2022 - 08/2026


Ocean Power Innovation Network, European Research and Development Fund (ERDF), 10/18 - 12/21


Development of a platform system for the cost efficient utilization of tidal current energy, BMWi, 07/2015 - 06/2018


Storing Energy at Sea, 01/2013 - 06/2017


Demonstration of two floating wind turbine systems for power generation in Southern European deep waters, European Commission, 01/2013 - 12/2017


Design tools, enabling technologies and underpinning research to facilitate ocean energy converter arrays, European Commission, 10/2013 - 10/2016


Modular Multi-use Deep Water Offshore Platform Harnessing and Servicing Mediterranean, Subtropical and Tropical Marine and Maritime Resources, European Commission, 02/2012 - 01/2015


Marine Renewables Infrastructure Network for Emerging Energy Technologies, European Commission, 04/2011 - 03/2015


Industrialization of a Floating Offshore Wind Turbine, European Commission, 09/2011 - 09/2015


High Power, High Reliability Offshore Wind Technology, European Commission, 11/2010 - 10/2015

TidalSense Demo

Advanced Condition Monitoring for Tidal Energy Devices, European Commission, 02/2012 - 01/2014

Kobold II

Energetic use of tidal currents in the Lombok Strait, Indonesia, Ponte di Archimede International, 10/2011 - 06/2014

MARINA Platform

Marine Renewable Integrated Application Platform, European Commission, 01/2010 - 06/2014

Sewage Water

Hessen Agentur, 05/2012 – 12/2014


Structural Design of Wave Energy Devices, Danish Council for Strategic Research, 01/2010 - 12/2014

Ocean Energy Web-GIS

Ocean Energy Systems (OES), since 06/2013

Modeling of free flow marine current turbines

Several industry clients, i.a. Bosch Rexroth and Acciona, 01/2012 - 09/2013

Pulse Stream 1200

Control of oscillating ocean current turbines, European Commission, 11/2009 - 10/2013

Development of
Measuring Procedures

and Methods of Analysis for Measuring Environmental Conditions in Order to Exploit Ocean Wave- and Current Energy, Deutsche Kommission Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik im DIN und VDE (DKE), 01/2010 - 03/2012


Components for Ocean Renewable Energy Systems, European Commission, 04/2008 - 03/2011

Kobold II Hardware

Study on the Drive Train Concept for Variable Speed Operation of a Vertical Axis Marine Current Turbine, Ponte di Archimede International, 11/2008 - 06/2011


Offshore Renewable Energy Conversion Platforms Coordination Action, European Commission, 03/2010 - 09/2011

Feasibility Study on
a Wave Energy Park in the German EEZ in the North Sea

Vattenfall Europe AG, 10/2009 - 9/2010


Energetical use of ocean currents with twin-rotor turbines at Megawatt-scale, BMU, 08/2005 - 12/2008

Kobold I

Energetic use of tidal currents in the Straight of Messina, Italy, Ponte di Archimede International, 01/2008 - 12/2008


Control and operating control of variable speed marine current turbines, Marine Current Turbines (MCT), 01/2001 - 12/2004