Scottish energy minister Paul Wheelhouse has described the call for collaboration to accelerate wave energy in the country an "important step forward" for the sector.
Wave Energy Scotland
Aberdeen-headquartered Ecosse Subsea has been sold for around £50million.
Ecosse Subsea Systems (ESS) has announced a £2.5million funding award from Wave Energy Scotland (WES).
Jonathan Hodges, senior innovation engineer for Wave Energy Scotland (WES), has essentially turned up to Subsea Expo 2018 on a charm offensive.
The C3 Wave Energy Converter (WEC) has been test installed by CorPower Ocean within the European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Scapa Flow site near Orkney, Scotland.
A technology quango is looking to push the boundaries of what kind of Scottish weather that wave energy devices can survive by funding 13 innovative projects.
Scotland’s wave and tidal-energy industry is in a battle for cash from the EU.
Two Scottish firms have secured £2.5million to trial prototype technology which could provide a cost-effective, reliable way of turning wave power into electricity.
The polymer division of Balmoral Group has won funding to develop new materials for use in wave energy converters (WECs).