U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Water Power Program
In-Water Wave Energy Conversion (WEC) Device Testing Support
Open Date: 05/17/2012
Close Date: 06/18/2012
Funding Organization: Water Power Program
Funding Number: DE-FOA-0000705
Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
(EERE), Wind and Water Power Program (WWPP), is issuing a Funding Opportunity
Announcement (FOA) entitled "In-Water Wave Energy Conversion (WEC) Device
DOE is working closely with The Department of Navy (Navy) to support and
promote wave energy technologies. This FOA will support the testing of one WEC
device at the Navy's existing 30m Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) located at
Marine Corps Base Hawaii (MCBH), Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii. Only WEC buoy
(point-absorber) device types are being considered for funding at this time.
For more information, see the full solicitation.
Funding amounts and schedules are subject to change.