Wave Energy Briefing

The Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Caucus invites you to a presentation and Q&A on marine hydrokinetic energy, and the Department of Energy’s recent Wave Energy Prize.   The briefing will cover the potential of renewable ocean energy to turn the motion of waves, currents, and tides into electricity, the Department of Energy’s use of the Wave Energy Prize to spur innovation, and how AquaHarmonics created the winning entry for the Wave Energy Prize.                  

Dr. Brian Polagye, Co-director, Northwest National Marine Renewable Energy Center, Associate Professor, University of Washington.
Dr. Alison LaBonte, Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Manager, United States Department of Energy.
Mr. Alex Hagmüller, Engineer, Aquaharmonics.

George Hagerman, Senior Research Associate, Virginia Tech Advanced Research Institute.

Please contact Michael Martin at michael_martin@reed.senate.gov with any questions.


Russell Senate Office Building - Room 385
Constitution Avenue and 1st Street, NE
Washington DC

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