Events

CANCELLED: Decarbonisation – Our Apollo Mission?

Our apologies, but due to the Scottish Airport Strike, Neil is unable to make the event, and it has been cancelled. We hope to reschedule the Pubinar for this autumn. Wednesday, 12 June 2019 Doors at 7:30pm, talk starts at 8pm The Golf Tavern, 30-31 Wrights Houses, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, EH10 4HR (www.golftavern.co.uk)   Neil Kermode was ten … Continue reading CANCELLED: Decarbonisation – Our Apollo Mission?

The human, social and economic aspects of a marine renewable energy future

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019 Doors at 7:30pm, talks start at 8pm The Golf Tavern, 30-31 Wrights Houses, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, EH10 4HR (www.golftavern.co.uk) We will host two great presentations about ‘The human, social and economic aspects of a marine renewable energy future’ with a special focus on Orkney.   TALK 1: The multiple economic impacts of renewable energy … Continue reading The human, social and economic aspects of a marine renewable energy future

Direct-drive generators pubinar – model! build! test!

Wednesday, 27 Feb 2019 Doors at 7:30pm, talks start at 8pm The Golf Tavern, 30-31 Wrights Houses, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, EH10 4HR (www.golftavern.co.uk)   The interaction between the power take-off and the prime-mover of a wave energy device is absolutely fundamental to performance, reliability and survival. Edinburgh University has a long pedigree in research on direct-drive generators for … Continue reading Direct-drive generators pubinar – model! build! test!

The Valley of Death… – Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Wednesday, 5 December Doors at 7:30pm, talks start at 8. The Golf Tavern, 30-31 Wrights Houses, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, EH10 4HR (www.golftavern.co.uk) The phase between research / technology development and sustainable commercial sales is often call the "Valley of Death", and it is one feared by many innovators and especially wave energy companies! On 5 December, we face … Continue reading The Valley of Death… – Wednesday, 5 December 2018

eXtreme Waves! – Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Wednesday, 19 September Doors at 7:30pm, talks start at 8. The Golf Tavern, 30-31 Wrights Houses, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, EH10 4HR (www.golftavern.co.uk) Talk 1: Extreme sea states in coastal regions: how large can the loads be? Frederic Dias, Professor at University College Dublin Numerous structures are damaged by the violent impacts of waves that are either breaking or very … Continue reading eXtreme Waves! – Wednesday, 19 September 2018

MeyGen Lessons Pubinar – Thursday, 24 May 2018

Thursday, 24 May 7:30pm The Golf Tavern, 30-31 Wrights Houses, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, EH10 4HR (www.golftavern.co.uk) Dr Adrian de Andres will give an overview of the key challenges in the marine industry, drawing upon Black & Veatch's ten years of involvement across a number of flagship UK marine energy programmes. In particular, he will share lessons learnt from the … Continue reading MeyGen Lessons Pubinar – Thursday, 24 May 2018

Offshore Operations Evening – Tuesday, 24 April 2018

  Tuesday, 24th April, 2018 7:30pm (talks to start at 8:00pm) The Golf Tavern, 30-31 Wrights House’s, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh, EH10 4HR (www.golftavern.co.uk) The theme of this club meeting will be the learnings obtained from the offshore operations conducted by wave energy device developers. We are delighted to announce that we have two very experienced speakers … Continue reading Offshore Operations Evening – Tuesday, 24 April 2018