A wave farm or wave power farm is a collection of machines in the same location and used for the
generationof wave power electricity.
Portugalcontinues to develop the world's first commercial wave farm, the Aguçadora Wave Parknear Póvoa de Varzim. The farm will initially use three Pelamis P-750 machines generating 2.25 MW. [ [http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/4805076.stm BBC NEWS | Scotland | Sea machine makes waves in Europe ] ] [ [http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/4563077.stm BBC NEWS | Scotland | Wave energy contract goes abroad ] ] Initial costs are put at 8.5 million euro. A second phase of the project is now planned to increase the installed capacity from 2.25MW to 21MW using a further 25 Pelamis machines. 
Funding for a wave farm in
Scotlandwas announced on February 20 2007by the Scottish Executive, at a cost of over £4 million, as part of a £13 million funding packages for marine power in Scotland. The farm will be the world's largest with a capacity of 3MW generated by four Pelamis machines. [ [http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/6377423.stm BBC NEWS | UK | Scotland | Orkney to get 'biggest' wave farm ] ] . See also: Renewable energy in Scotland.
Funding for a wave farm known as
Wave huboff the north coast of Cornwall, Englandwas approved in June 2007. The Wave huboperates as an extension cable allowing developers to install and operate wave energy generating devices while keeping down connection costs. Four device operators have expressed an interest in using the site which will initially allow up to 20MW of wave energy capacity.
Ocean thermal energy conversion
Marine current power
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