Developer gained permission from the Capitania do Porto do Douro [Image: Eco Wave Power]
Eco Wave Power has won approval for the installation of a buoy to collect data for a wave in Portugal.
The developer gained permission from the Capitania do Porto do Douro (Port Authority of the Douro), in Portugal, for the installation of a spotter buoy in proximity to Barra do Douro breakwater.
The buoy will collect wave data and its installation was performed today by the Portuguese diving company Oceansubtech, which has several decades of experience in commercial diving for the purpose of projects installation, maintenance and inspection of underwater structures, maritime and hydraulic works.
Eco Wave Power is an onshore wave energy technology company that has developed a patented, smart and cost-efficient technology for turning ocean and sea waves into green electricity.