Marine energy - Wave, tidal and other water current converters

Phil Beauchamp Receives IEC 1906 Award

The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) announced the recipients of this year’s 1906 Award, which commemorates the IEC’s year of foundation and recognizes technical experts whose exceptional involvement in IEC activities has brought about significant advancements in standardization. Phil Beauchamp of General Electric was among the awardees for his outstanding participation in IEC TC114. Phil has… Continue Reading

US TAG Holds Annual Meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii

The U.S. Technical Advisory Group of International Electrotechnical Commission Technical Committee 114, which covers wave, tidal, and other water current converters, held its annual meeting in Honolulu, Hawaii, from October 25–26. This meeting focused on the status of the committee’s technical specifications and U.S. strategies for this international effort. Participants included industry members, developers, DOE… Continue Reading

IEC TC114 Holds Annual Meeting in Madrid, Spain

IEC TC114 held their annual plenary meeting in Madrid, Spain March 16th-17th.  Bill Staby attended and presented as The United States Head of Delegation while Arielle Cardinal and Roger Bagbey served on the delegation alongside him.  In addition, 3 US Conveners attended the meeting to present on the status of their project teams: Kevin Haas,… Continue Reading