DTOcean

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

DTOcean

Introduction

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.