PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine company is slated to receive more than $3.6 million from the federal government toward the development of a tidal power system. ORPC of Portland is getting the money from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy, Dem...
ORPC President John Ferland reflects on the positive impacts of Maine’s Ocean Energy Act, and how Maine’s more recent energy and climate initiatives are helping to drive industry growth.
Using control co-design methodologies and design for operation techniques, ORPC proposes a novel hydrokinetic energy system that identifies dynamic couplings between turbine subsystems and components to optimize system mass and performance.
Rep. Chellie Pingree (D-Maine) today announced ORPC has received $3,676,997 in funding from the Dept. of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E).
The RivGen Power System has made over seven million revolutions during its ten months of operation.