Title: DTOcean

Start Year: 2013

End Year: 2016

Funding Body: European Union – FP7

Coordinator: University of Edinburgh

Research Area: Marine Renewable Energy Technologies

Key Contact: Prof Tony Lewis

Website: http://www.dtocean.eu/

DTOcean is a European collaborative project funded by the European Commission under the 7th Framework Programme for Research and Development, more specifically under the call ENERGY 2013-1. DTOcean that stands for Optimal Design Tools for Ocean Energy Arrays aims at at accelerating the industrial development of ocean energy power generation knowledge, and providing design tools for deploying the first generation of wave and tidal energy converter arrays. It gathers 18 partners from 11 countries (Ireland, Spain, United Kingdom, Germany, Portugal, France, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium and United States of America) under the coordination of the University of Edinburgh.