/ October 25, 2018 - December 31, 2021
Ocean Power Innovation Network
||Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI), Scottish Enterprise, Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult, Sirris, West Atlantic Marine Energy Community / École Centrale de Nantes, Dutch Marine Energy Centre|
|Funding||European Research and Development Fund (ERDF)|
|Duration||25.10.2018 - 24.12.2021|
|Scientists||Jochen Bard, Jochen Giebhardt|
The Ocean Power Innovation Network (OPIN) is a 3-year initiative, running from 2019 to 2021. The project has a total project budget of €2.6M, with €1.5M in financial support contributed by Interreg North West Europe from the European Research and Development Fund (ERDF). OPIN is a cross-sectoral collaborative network that aims to accelerate the growth of the ocean energy sector and its supply chains across the partner regions of Ireland, the UK, Belgium, France, the Netherlands and Germany.
- Encourage both cross-sectoral and cross-regional collaboration for Offshore Renewable Energy SMEs.
- Create a forum for collaboration and technology exchange across the partner regions.
- Deliver supports to encourage both cross-sectoral and cross-regional collaboration.
Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland, Scottish Enterprise, Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult, Sirris, West Atlantic Marine Energy Community / École Centrale de Nantes, Dutch Marine Energy Centre