Balance of Plant Optimisation and Cost Reduction for Floating Tidal Energy Platforms

Lead Research Organisation: University of Edinburgh
Department Name: Sch of Engineering

Abstract

This projectseekstooptimisethebalanceofplantdesignforfloatingtidalenergyarrays,to
minimise lifetimecostsandimprovethetransmissionefficiencyofelectricitytoshore.There
will beaninvestigationhowbesttodesignthiselectricalinfrastructureforarraysofseveral
tidal energyconverters,andhowsubseahubsmaybeusedtoreduceexportcablelengthsand
cost.

Publications

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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
EP/S023933/1 30/09/2019 30/03/2028
2434718 Studentship EP/S023933/1 31/08/2020 30/08/2024 Calum Dunnett