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WEC-Sim Webinar #1 – Bemio and MCR, April 18, 2017

The WEC-Sim development team from Sandia National Laboratories and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory will host a 1hr webinar on Tuesday April 18 at 2pm Mountain Time. This webinar is the first of a series [...]

WEC State Estimation Webinar, April 12, 2017

Sandia National Laboratories will host a webinar covering recent work on numerical modeling and state estimation for wave energy converters (WECs). Topics will include an overview of state estimation, specific considerations for WEC control, and a discussion on the dynamic [...]

Sandia Engineer Wins 2016 IEEE Award

A Sandia researcher has been recognized for his outstanding contribution to the controls industry in the field of renewable ocean energy. Giorgio Bacelli, a researcher for the Sandia National Laboratories Water Power Technology department, coauthored [...]

Advanced WEC Dynamics and Controls Webinar, December 6, 2016

As part of a study aimed at accelerating the application of advanced control in WECs, Sandia National Labs recently completed testing on a 1/17 model-scale wave energy converter (WEC). A testing report is now available [...]