"We are extremely well placed to lead the world in wave and tidaltechnologies, which could potentially bring significant benefits inmanufacturing and jobs, as well an abundant supply of reliable low-carbon electricity."
half of the continent’s population lives less than 50 km away from the cost…The annual offshore wind capacity will increase steadily from 1.1 GW in 2011 to 6.5GW in 2020, an average net increase of 21.5% per year
Reunión Island, Energyshelf-sufficient from 2030
Wave energy converters and offshore floating platforms 2020
Test site for ocean energy converters 1000 NLocation: East ofGran CanariaSurface: 40 km2 ≤ 30 mDistance from thecoast: 1-12km 32 – 40 mDepth: 30-1000m 42 m 500 ≥ 44 m
Test site for ocean energy converters Ocean energy converters and associated components Competitive advantages: • Appropriate waves and wind • Offshore wind and wave energy • Port infrastructure and logistics converters • Operation during most of the year • Structural components • Connectivity to the grid • Mooring systems • Wide range of bathymetries • Clean energy vectors • R&D infrastructures and services • Costs and business opportunities Integral Project Management • Environmental data (observatory) • Local market for electricity • Rise R&D funding • Weather conditions • Administrative permits, certifications • Environmental protection guarantee • Link with other providers of services • Transportation, customs
Canarias: Wind Energy Annual average wind power density – height: 80 mMesomapMeso Inc.
New Business opportunities Benefits Cost reductions Efficiency Security: Energy, food, etc. Local Industry Growth of aquaculture industry Educational opportunities New green technologies Employment Low carbon economy Synergies Strengthen role of European maritime sector Environmental benefits Support the Europe 2020 European Strategy for strategy Marine and Maritime Research Tourism Eco-friendly
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