TEAMER picks 12 marine energy projects for $1.2 million in research support
January 26, 2023

TEAMER picks 12 marine energy projects for $1.2 million in research support

ORPC will use the support to optimize the geometry of the ORPC Modular RivGen Power System, which could lead to increased power production.

 

Learn more at https://www.offshore-energy.biz/teamer-picks-12-marine-energy-projects-for-1-2-million-in-research-support/

Schneider collaborating with ORPC to incorporate energy from river currents into microgrids
January 9, 2023

Schneider collaborating with ORPC to incorporate energy from river currents into microgrids

Schneider became attracted to river generation because it provides an alternative to diesel fuel for remote communities that cannot easily — or cost effectively — connect to a central grid.

 

Learn more at https://www.microgridknowledge.com/remote-microgrids/article/21529152/schneider-explores-river-generation-microgrids

RivGen power system launches at Seven Sisters Falls
November 3, 2022

RivGen power system launches at Seven Sisters Falls

“ORPC’s RivGen system has already shown outstanding safety and reliability in Alaska,” said Bibeau. “We look forward to monitoring, testing and validating the system for the Canadian market at the CHTTC. "

 

Learn more at https://news.umanitoba.ca/rivgen-power-system-launches-at-seven-sisters-falls/

New turbine that generates electricity from river currents being tested in Manitoba
October 22, 2022

New turbine that generates electricity from river currents being tested in Manitoba

A team of engineers is in Manitoba to test some equipment that could be a game-changer for small, remote communities.

 

Learn more at https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/winnipeg-river-canada-rivgen-hydrokinetic-turbine-testing-1.6625978

System that generates power from river currents being tested in Manitoba
October 22, 2022

System that generates power from river currents being tested in Manitoba

The Canadian Hydrokinetic Turbine Test Center will soon begin testing a marine renewable device that developers hope could provide power to remote communities.

 

Learn more at https://www.cbc.ca/player/play/2088117315955

With Marine Power, It’s Not the Size of Your Turbine, It’s the Motion of the Ocean
October 13, 2022

With Marine Power, It’s Not the Size of Your Turbine, It’s the Motion of the Ocean

"Our river-current systems are still capturing that flow of the rivers, but in a free-flowing design. An example of this is ORPC...They have a system that has these blades that we're testing right now in Alaska that show that they're interacting extremely well with salmon populations.”

 

Learn more at https://www.esquire.com/news-politics/a41591317/marine-power-renewable-energy-climate-change/

ORPC launches decarbonization campaign in Chile
August 29, 2022

ORPC launches decarbonization campaign in Chile

ORPC has partnered with local communities and businesses in Chile to accelerate the country’s transition from diesel to renewable energy with its marine energy technology.

 

Learn more at https://www.offshore-energy.biz/orpc-launches-decarbonization-campaign-in-chile/

ORPC to Install Its First River Hydrokinetic Power System in South America
June 27, 2022

ORPC to Install Its First River Hydrokinetic Power System in South America

ORPC and subsidiary ORPC Chile announced today that the company has an agreement with the Municipality of Chile Chico in the Aysén region of Patagonia to install a RivGen® Power System there in 2023.

 

Learn more at https://electricenergyonline.com/article/energy/category/Generation/52/968973/ORPC-to-Install-Its-First-River-Hydrokinetic-Power-System-in-South-America.html/

Portland renewable energy first to install power system at other end of the world
June 27, 2022

Portland renewable energy first to install power system at other end of the world

ORPC, the Portland-based developer of renewable power systems that generate electricity from river and tidal currents, plans to install a new power system more than 6,400 miles from Maine next year — in Chile.

 

Learn more at https://www.mainebiz.biz/article/portland-renewable-energy-firm-to-install-power-system-at-other-end-of-the-world/

ORPC to install its first hydrokinetic power system in South America
June 27, 2022

ORPC to install its first hydrokinetic power system in South America

ORPC has signed an agreement with the Municipality of Chile Chico in the Aysén region of Patagonia to install its RivGen power system in the area in 2023.

 

Learn more at https://www.offshore-energy.biz/orpc-to-install-its-first-hydrokinetic-power-system-in-south-america/