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Westport, NS company to apply for community feed-in tariff for small-scale tidal in the Bay of Fundy

The companies expect to begin producing tidal-generated electricity at Petit Passage in 2012 using ORPC’s proprietary TidGen™ Power System.

FERN (Ken Lee), FORCE and others to appear before the Standing Senate Committee on Canada's energy future

Atlantis Resources Corporation, in partnership with Lockheed Martin and Irving Shipbuilding, was selected as the fourth berth-holder in the FORCE project. The consortium plans to deploy their one megawatt AK-1000 Mark II turbine in 2012.

Calculating Tidal Energy Turbines' Effects on Sediments and Fish. Engineers at the University of Washington have developed numerical models to study how turbines effect sediment accumulation and fish health