Public exhibition on Emerging Marine Renewable Energies
Cité des Congrès – Nantes – September, 6-10, 2015
On the occasion of the EWTEC 2015 conference, the LHEEA lab (Ecole Centrale de Nantes/CNRS) will organize a public exhibition on Marine Renewable Energies.
The exhibition will take place from September, 6th to 10th, 2015 in the main hall of the Cité des congrès of Nantes. It will be freely available from Sunday to Wednesday from 13h to 18h. Access will be free.
The exhibition aims to introduce the public to the different types of emerging marine renewable energies, describing the operating principles and the maturity of the technologies, highlighting the remaining technological and scientific challenges. The exhibition will be organized in eight areas:
- Floating Offshore Wind
- Tidal energy
- Wave energy conversion
- Hybrid platforms
- Grid connection
- Economic and environmental impacts
- Experimental and numerical research tools
- Training and education on Marine Renewable Energies in Region Pays de la Loire
Posters, models and videos will highlight the key aspects on these topics in an exhibition area over 300 sqm. Guided tours can be organized for subscribers from Monday to Wednesday. PhD students and researchers LHEEA will lead these visits (lasting about 1 hour).