Welcome to the website of the Marine Renewables Industry Association (MRIA) which represents Ireland's Marine Renewables community in the fields of Wave and Tidal Energy. The Association includes firms engaged in device development and manufacture, developers of projects and sites based on Marine Renewables, academic researchers, consultants, professional firms and contractors.
The Association is an all-island body.
DCCEA opens 12 week consultation on Ocean Energy Environmental Impact Processes
DCCEA has published two key documents:
Preparation of Environment Impact Statements (EIS) and Natura Impact Statements (NIS) for offshore renewable energy projects
Guidance on Marine Baseline Assessments and Monitoring Activities to evaluate potential environmental impacts of renewable energy projects in the marine area.
The deadline for submissions is Friday 16th December 2016.
For further information see http://www.dccae.gov.ie/energy/en-ie/Pages/Consultation/Public-Consultation-on-draft-Guidance-Documents-for-Offshore-Renewable-Energy-Development.aspx
8th Annual MRIA Ocean Energy Forum will be held on Friday, February 3rd at the Alexander Hotel, Dublin
Next OPIN Event: Belfast 23 February 2017
OPIN (Ocean Power Innovation Network) is a joint initiative of the government development agencies and key interests in Ireland, Northern Ireland and Scotland involved in ocean energy.The first workshop in 2017 is scheduled for Belfast on 23rd February.
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