This new project will be located adjacent to the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) facility, where Orbital has already deployed the 2MW O2, the world’s most powerful tidal turbine, under commercial operation.
Vote of Confidence in Orbital O2 : Scottish National Investment Bank Supporting Innovation
The Scottish National Investment Bank is investing £4million in Orbital’s floating turbine, O2.
The Power of the Tides
Tidal stream power has the potential to deliver 11% of the UK’s current annual electricity and play a significant role in the government’s drive for net-zero, according to new research.
Success of Orbital Marine Power’s O2 “a proud moment for Scotland and a significant milestone in our journey to net zero. “
Orbital Marine Power’s O2, the world’s most powerful tidal turbine,has commenced grid connected power generation at the European Marine Energy Centre in Orkney.
Orbital O2 On Its Way To Orkney
Orbital O2, a 680 tonne tidal turbine is on its way to Orkney.