Blue growth and innovation fast tracked
Blue-GIFT will help Atlantic Area companies test the next generation of Marine Renewable Energy (MRE) technology in real sea environments and prove power can be economically generated from the ocean. This project will result in a minimum of 8 MRE floating wind, wave or tidal pre-commercial demonstrations, over 24,000hrs of operation, work with over 20 SME’s, sustaining 30+ jobs and helping to secure €15M investment into MRE companies.
Start date: 1/11/2018
End date: 1/10/2021
Coordinator: European Marine Energy Centre
Funding scheme: Interreg Atlantic Area Programme
Budget: € 2.470.368,92