UK engineering and advisory group Xodus has signed a memorandum of understanding with Scottish wavepower firm Atlantis Resources to pursue the event of a tidal vitality challenge in Japan.
The goal of the settlement is to safe funding and set up a commercially viable tidal vitality demonstration challenge of three to eight generators within the nation.
The corporations visited Japan earlier this 12 months to satisfy with authorities departments, provide chain and utility corporations to advertise the collaboration and foyer for the promotion of tidal vitality as a reputable future vitality supply in Japan.
Atlantis is a worldwide developer of renewable vitality initiatives with greater than 1000 MW in varied phases of growth, together with the world’s flagship tidal stream challenge, MeyGen, in Scotland, through which Xodus was additionally concerned.
Pete Tipler, principal marketing consultant at Xodus Group, mentioned: “Over the previous couple of years, we’ve got constructed robust connections in Japan and we stay up for progressing this chance with Atlantis.
“We have an extended and trusted relationship with Atlantis from the early days of their turbine testing on the European Marine Energy Centre and thru the MeyGen challenge and may depend on the expertise of their staff to grasp the alternatives and challenges of growing a tidal challenge in Japan. Together, we have to show tidal vitality as a aggressive renewable vitality supply for the nation.”
Tim Cornelius of Atlantis Resources added: “We are trying ahead to working alongside Xodus pursuing growth alternatives on this thrilling market. This is a continuation of our long-established relationship over a few years on the MeyGen challenge that has seen the tidal stream sector transfer from demonstration to operations of economic scale arrays.
“We stay up for replicating this success and have already commenced pursuing a number of challenge alternatives in Japan collectively.”
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