Press Release

Marine renewable milestone hit as UK ‘WaveSub’ unveiled for sea-based testing

by MPS • October 13, 2017

Marine Power Systems (MPS), a wave power technology development company based in Wales, UK, will today unveil its quarter-scale, prototype WaveSub wave energy generator, marking its move to a new, sea-based phase of its development. The event marks a milestone in the global race to produce wave energy at a market-competitive price. Over the last […]

28 June 17 – PRESS RELEASE: New renewable energy report calls for global ambition of 10% wave energy by 2050

by MPS • June 27, 2017

Making Wave Power Work provides an analysis of the economic and environmental potential that wave power offers both the UK and the rest of the world. It calls on industry and trade bodies to join up their communications around the 10% target and businesses and government to ramp up steady financial support and policy stability.

£324,000 funding boost to allow wave energy testing off Pembrokeshire coast

by MPS • March 31, 2017

Pembrokeshire Demonstration Zone positioned on MPS doorstep, an ideal location for deployment of our commercial WaveSub arrays.

MPS shows off WaveSub construction

by MPS • December 8, 2016

MPS has unveiled its quarter-scale WaveSub device currently under construction in Pembroke Dock, South Wales.

MPS, Swansea Uni collaboration gets recognition

by MPS • November 7, 2016

MPS and Swansea University were declared winners of the R&D category, in addition to eight other winners of the night.

WaveSub hires helping hand

by MPS • October 24, 2016

Severn Subsea Technologies has made significant headway, since being awarded a contract to design elements of the control and electrical systems for WaveSub.

MPS bags Innovate UK funding for next-gen WaveSub

by MPS • October 19, 2016

MPS has received £200,000 from Innovate UK to develop the next-generation WaveSub wave energy device.

ASTUTE 2020 helping MPS de-risk wave energy technology

by MPS • August 31, 2016

MPS has engaged with Advanced Sustainable Manufacturing Technologies (ASTUTE 2020) to undertake research infinite element simulations that will allow MPS to de-risk the build and test-stage of the WaveSub power take off float.

MPS Completes Scaled Tank Testing of WaveSub

by MPS • August 5, 2016

Tank testing at Plymouth University’s coastal, ocean and sediment transport (COAST) laboratory completed.

Leading wave energy technology developer

by MPS • August 5, 2016

MPS set to fabricate its WaveSub device in Pembroke Port in south West Wales and has committed to achieving 50 percent of its supply chain in Wales.