Visit of French Ambassador to MaREI
MaREI hosted the French Ambassador HE Mr Sephane Creuzat on Friday, 5 July.
There has been a long interest in marine renewable energy research in France as well as successful collaboration between Irish researchers with counterparts in France.
The Environmental Research Institute (ERI) Beaufort building in Ringaskiddy is home to MaREI, Centre for Marine and Renewable Energy.
The centre conducts fundamental scientific research relating to marine and renewable energy applications and enables the development and testing of technology through to the construction of demonstration systems.
The French Ambassador was accompanied on his visit by Marie Deraze and Marc Daumas, French Embassy Attache for Education Affairs.