Below are stories about marine energy featured by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Water Power Technologies Office.

September 9, 2021

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Finalists Advancing to Final Stage of "Waves to Water" Desalination Prize

The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy announced five winners in the CREATE Stage of the Waves to Water Prize.

August 18, 2021

WPTO-NOAA Ocean Observing Prize Competitors to Make a SPLASH in the Olympic Peninsula

This joint prize competition between WPTO and NOAA’s Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS®) Office seeks to develop new technologies that can help fill the data gaps making it difficult to realize the full potential of the Blue Economy.

July 20, 2021

Seven Innovative Water Power Technologies Selected for Research and Development Funding

DOE announced funding for continuing research and development projects in the SBIR/STTR program, including $8.1 million for seven hydropower and marine energy projects.

June 30, 2021

Next-Gen Researchers Seek Opportunities in the Ocean

Meet this year's cohort of Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) Marine and Hydrokinetic (MHK) Graduate Student Research Program Fellows.