Columbia Power Technologies and GL Garrad Hassan Partner for Wave Energy Technology Development and Sea Trials

Columbia Power, equipped with funding from the U.S. Department of Energy, has embarked on a research and development initiative to develop, optimize, demonstrate and validate an intermediate-scale version of its wave energy converter. Columbia Power consortium partner, GL Garrad Hassan, has been tasked to review and analyze wave data at the scaled site, optimize the wave energy converter, detail control algorithms, and to provide real seas control strategies and training. Read more here.