D1.1 Global Analysis of Pre-normative Research Activities for Marine Energy
D1.2 Recommendations from Other Sectors
D2.2 Wave and Tidal Resource Characterisation
D2.3 Application of Numerical Models
D2.4 Wave Model Intercomparison
D2.5 Tidal Model Intercomparison
D2.6 Extremes and Long Term Extrapolation
D2.7 Protocols for Wave and Tidal Site Assessment
D3.1 Identification of Limitations of the Current Practices Adopted for Early Stage Tidal Device Assessment
D3.2 Concept Appraisal and Tank Testing Practices for 1st Stage Prototype Devices.
D3.3 Limitations of Current Practices adopted for Tank Testing of Small Marine Energy Devices.
D3.4 Best Practice for Tank Testing of Small Prototype Wave and Tidal Devices.
D4.1 Sea Trial Manual
D4.2 Data Analysis and Presentation
D4.3 Test Sites Catalogue
D5.1 Guidance Protocols on Choosing of Electrical Connection ConfigurationsEquimar WP5 D2_v09.pdf
D5.2 Device Classification Templates
D5.3 Protocols and Guidance for Device Specification and Quantification of Performance
D5.4 Tested Version of Site/Device Matching Database Including Initial Analysis of Interaction Effects Within Arrays
D5.5 Pre-deployment and operational actions associated with marine energy arrays
D5.6 Assessment, reporting and remediation of risk associated with marine energy arrays
D5.7 Assessment of the present status and future scenarios of the supply chain for marine energy arrays
D6.1.1 Existing Legislation, perspectives and evolution of other similar technologies
D6.1.2 Technical Criteria for a Common Legislation
D6.2.1 Draft Scientific Guidelines
D6.2.2 Scientific Guidelines
D6.3.1 Uncertainties Regarding Environmental Impacts
D6.3.2 Uncertainties and Road Map
D6.4.1 Draft Protocol on Life Cycle Analysis Approach
D6.4.2 Life Cycle Analysis Protocol
D6.5.1 Analysis of Case Studies and Useful Tools
Equimar_D6-5-2-1.pdfD6.5.2 Analysis of Case Studies and Useful Tools
D7.1 Summary of Attributes of Cost Models used by Different Stakeholders
D7.2.1 Procedures for Economic Evaluation
D7.2.2 Dissemination of Economic Assessment Approach to Stakeholders
Summary Manuscript Presentation
D7.3.1 Support Structures for Arrays of Wave Energy Devices Report
D7.3.2 Consideration of Cost Implications for mooring MEC devices
D7.3.3 Guidelines Regarding the Variation of Infrastructure Requirements with Scale of Deployment
D7.4 Procedures for Estimating Site Accessibility and Appraisal of the Implications of Site Accessibility.
D9.1 Report on the State of Ocean Energy in Europe: Technologies, Test Sites and Joint Projects
D9.3 Magazine Article
The EquiMar project is divided into ten work packages, the first eight of which are technical:
- Knowledge base for marine energy systems
- Physical environment specification
- Concept appraisal and tank testing practices for 1st stage prototype devices
- Sea trial testing procedures for ocean energy extraction devices
- Deployment assessment - performance of multimegawatt device arrays
- Environmental impact assessment
- Economic assessment of large-scale wave energy deployment
- Protocols synthesis
- Dissemination and public engagement
- Project coordination and management
EDINBURGH The Kick-off Meeting meeting took place in Edinburgh on the 8 th and 9 th of May 2008. Copies of Presentations are available for partners only.
BREST The 2nd All Partner Project Meeting took place in Brest on Monday 13th October, 2008. Copies of the minutes and agenda are available for partners only.
Management Team Meeting 15th January 2009
BILBAO The 3rd All Partner Project Meeting will take place in Bilbao on 2nd and 3rd April, 2009. Information on the meetings scheduled is available for partners.
BRUSSELS The 4th All Partner Project Meeting will take place in Brussels on 28th and 29th October 2009. The Mid-term Review Meeting will be held on Thursday 29th October
HANSTHOLM The 5th All Partner Project Meeting will take place in Hanstholm from 27th to 29th April, 2010.
LISBON The 6th All Partner Project Meeting will take place in Carcavelos near Lisbon 28th and 29th October, 2010.
AMSTERDAM The Closing Workshop will take place in Zaandam near Amsterdam from 30th April to 1 April, 2011. The Final Review Meeting will be held on 31 April 2011 in Den Oever.