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The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's (EERE) successes in developing sustainable, emissions-free, and cost-effective water power open new possibilities for this reliable, renewable resource. Explore EERE's water power success stories below.

April 9, 2013
EERE Success Story—Establishing a Testing Center for Ocean Energy Technologies in the Pacific Northwest
The University of Washington is researching tidal energy to maximize the energy extracted and understand potential marine ecosystem impacts.
April 9, 2013
EERE Success Story—Free Flow Power Partners to Improve Hydrokinetic Turbine Performance and Cost
Free Flow Power is working to enable American utilities to generate power from river sites not suited to conventional hydropower generation.