FORESEA (Funding Ocean Renewable Energy through Strategic European Action) is an €11m Interreg North West Europe project. Its helps bring offshore renewable energy technologies to the market by providing free access to North-West Europe’s world-leading network of test centres.
Since 2016, FORESEA has been supporting developers of offshore renewable energy technologies to test in real sea conditions around in North West Europe, including the Smartbay test site in Galway Bay, Ireland.
Support is awarded through a series through a series of competitive calls. run by the project consortium.
Seapower are recent recipients of such an award which will see a novel mooring configuration designed and deployed into the Smartbay test site in summer 2018.