BladeRunner launches first full-scale hydrokinetic prototype

BladeRunner Energy, in collaboration with the Alaska Center for Energy and Power (ACEP), has launched and tested its first full-scale hydrokinetic prototype in Alaska. The BladeRunner turbine protype above the Tanana River test site (Courtesy of Moriel Arango/BladeRunner Energy) The … Read More

GKinetic set to advance hydrokinetic turbine design with Autodesk support

Irish hydrokinetic turbine technology developer GKinetic Energy has received support from Autodesk through its Technology Impact Program to further progress the designs of its hydrokinetic system. GKinetic’s 10kW prototype being tested in the Limerick Docks in Ireland (Courtesy of GKinetic … Read More

DesignPro completes hydrokinetic turbine trials at SEENEOH

Irish company DesignPro Renewables has concluded its hydrokinetic turbine pilot programme at SEENEOH test site in France. DesignPro’s 25kW hydrokinetic turbine (Courtesy of SEENEOH) The project started over three and a half years ago at SEENEOH test site on the … Read More