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Tidal Power Companies

Tidal power is big business now. Just a decade ago the number of tidal power companies could be counted on one hand. Now there are dozens of tidal power companies working in every segment of the industry from infrastructure development to manufacturing to project management to finance. Not only have new companies been conceived, but existing companies with marine expertise have also entered the market.The following is a look at the tidal power companies in the industry and their market aspirations.

Company

Technology

Location

Alstom Hydro

Venturi Device

France

Aquantis Inc

Vertical Axis Turbine

USA

Atlantis Resources Corp

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Atlantisstrom

Atlantisstorm

Germany

Aquascientific

Aquascientific Turbine

UK

Balkee Tide and Wave Electricity Generator

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Mauritius

BioPower System Pty Ltd

Hydrofoil/Kite

Australia

Blue Energy

Vertical Axis Turbine

Canada

Bluewater

Horizontal and Vertical Axis Turbines

Netherlands

BluStream

MegaWatForce

France

Bourne Energy

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

Cetus Energy

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Australia

Clean Current Power Systems

Clean Current Tidal Turbine

Canada

Crest Energy

Tidal Stream

New Zealand

Current2Current

Vertical Axis Turbine

UK

Current Power AB

Vertical Axis Turbine

Sweden

Ecofys

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Netherlands

Edinburgh Designs

Vertical Axis Turbine

UK

Edinburgh University

Vertical Axis Turbine

UK

Elemental Energy Technologies Limited

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Australia

Fieldstone Tidal Energy

Fieldstone Tidal Energy

USA

Firth Tidal Energy

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Flumill

Flumill Power Tower

Norway

Free Flow 69

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

Free Flow Power Corporation

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

GCK Technology

Vertical Axis Turbine (Gorlov Design)

USA

Greener Works Limited

Archimedes Screw

UK

Greenheat Systems Ltd

Archimedes Screw

UK

Hales Energy Ltd

Vertical Axis Turbine/Venturi

UK

Hammerfest Strom

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Norway

Hydra Tidal Energy Technology AS

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Norway

Hydro Green Energy

Venturi

USA

Hydro-Gen

Archimedes Screw

France

HydroCoil Power, Inc

Archimedes Screw

USA

Hydrokinetic Laboratory

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

Hydromine

Archimedes Screw

UK

Hydroventuri

Venturi

UK

Hydrovolts Inc

Vertical Axis Turbine

USA

Ing Arvid Nesheim

Archimedes Screw

Norway

Kepler Energy

Vertical Axis Turbine

UK

Kinetic Energy Systems

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

Lucid Energy Technologies

Vertical Axis Turbine (Gorlov Design)

USA

Lunar Energy

Horizontal Axis Turbine/ Venturi

UK

Magallanes Renovables

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Spain

Marine Current Turbines

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Minesto

Archimedes Screw/Horizontal Axis

Sweden

Natural Currents

Archimedes Screw

USA

Nautricity Ltd

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Neo-Aerodynamic Ltd

Vertical Axis Turbine

USA

Neptune Systems

Archimedes Screw

Netherlands

Neptune Renewable Energy Ltd

Vertical Axis Turbine

UK

New Energy Crop.

Vertical Axis Turbine

Canada

Norwegian Ocean Power

Archimedes Screw

Norway

Ocean Flow Energy

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Ocean Renewable Power Company

Archimedes Screw

USA

Oceana Energy Company

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

Offshore Islands Ltd

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

OpenHydro

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Ireland

Ponte di Archimede

Archimedes Screw /Vertical Axis

Italy

Pulse Tidal

Pulse-Stream

UK

Robert Gordon University

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Rotech

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Rugged Renewables

Archimedes Screw

UK

SABELLA SAS

Horizontal Axis Turbine

France

Scotrenewables

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

SMD Hydrovision

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Sustainable Marine Technologies (SMT)

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Starfish Electronics Ltd

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Statkraft

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Norway

Swanturbines Ltd

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Teamwork Tech

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Netherlands

The Engineering Buisiness

Hydrofoil/Kite

UK

Tidal Electric

Archimedes Screw

UK/USA

Tidal Energy Ltd

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Tidal Energy Systems Corporation

Venturi

USA

Tidal Energy Pty Ltd

Vertical Axis Turbine

Australia

Tidal Generation Limited

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Tidal Sails

Archimedes Screw

Norway

TidalStream

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Tidebg

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Denmark

Tocardo BV

Tocardo Turbines

Netherlands

UEK Corporation

Hydrofoil/Kite

USA

University of Southampton

Horizontal Axis Turbine

UK

Verdant Power

Horizontal Axis Turbine

USA

Voith Hydro

Horizontal Axis Turbine

Germany

Vortex Hydro Energy

Archimedes Screw

USA

Water Wall Turbine

Archimedes Screw

USA

Woodshed Technologies - CleanTechCom

Archimedes Screw

Australia/USA