Control systems for wave energy generation
KEY DRIVER: Up to £47,000 is available for businesses to develop advanced control systems for use in wave energy generation. This funding call is for feasibility study proposals.
Funding Body Innovate UK
Funding Amount £47,000
Next Deadline 12 June 2017
The role of control systems in wave energy generation
Advanced control systems have the potential to play a vital role in the development of cost-effective wave energy generation technology.
WES aims to support collaboration between academia, industry, wave energy specialists and new entrants in this competition. There are relevant technology transfer opportunities in many industrial sectors including:
- electrical engineering
- offshore and sub-sea vessel stability and manoeuvering
- there will be a brokerage event in Edinburgh on Friday 12 May 2017 (registration required) to help businesses find partners
- you must apply before midday on Monday 12 June 2017
- projects can last up to 3 months