Project Title: DTOcean
Researchers: MaREI/ERI/UCC, University of Edinburgh
Funding Body: EU
Period: 36 months from October 2013 - October 2016
DTOcean is a European collaborative project funded by the European Commission under the 7th Framework Programme for Research and Development, more specifically under the call ENERGY 2013-1. DTOcean, which stands for ‘Optimal Design Tools for Ocean Energy Arrays’, aims to accelerate the industrial development of ocean energy power generation knowledge, and to provide design tools for deploying the first generation of wave and tidal energy converter arrays. It gathers 18 partners from 11 countries (Ireland, Spain, United Kingdom, Germany, Portugal, France, Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium and United States of America) under the coordination of the University of Edinburgh.