### Ocean power: Still DOA

Federal regulators canceled three ocean power project permits in California because the permit holder, located in Sonoma County, couldn't come up with the money to carry out the projects.…

### Gavin Newsom: Still Dreamin’ of SF Wave Energy

San Francisco’s outgoing mayor Gavin Newsom has long backed clean power, for the city but there's one energy initiative that has remained outside his grasp: using the power of the ocean to generate electricity. Can he make it happen from state office?…

Will noise from ocean installations influence migratory marine animals? How should ocean power proposals be evaluated? A round of grants totaling over $4.2 million announced on Tuesday will support a crop of research projects seeking answers to these questions and more over the next three years.… Read More ### Does Ocean Power Have Electrifying Effects on Fish? A group of federal researchers have dived into a project to explore animal magnetism, except it's not what you might think -- it looks into the potential effects of electromagnetic fields on marine wildlife, and could become a key reference for any environmental impact review.… Read More ### Couldn't Tweet Today? Don't Beat Yourself Up Over It Frustrated because you haven't blogged in a week or a month? Barely tweeting in Twitter? Haven't checked out LinkedIn for too long? Missing face time in Facebook? Stop fretting. Social media won't come crashing down if you get bogged down with work or take a vacation.… Read More ### Vuguru Spins Out With Funding From Rogers Vuguru, the digital studio run by Michael Eisner’s The Tornante Co., will become a standalone entity with investment and a distribution agreement… Read More ### Wave Power Funding: Ireland's Wavebob Raises Interim Round Ocean power is managing to float forward during the recession, thanks in large part to government programs and to a lesser extent,… Read More ### San Francisco Tidal Project Rolling In, Mayor Newsom Says San Francisco’s tidal-energy project, expected to be the largest ocean-power project off of the California coast, has been in the works for… Read More ### Why Wave and Tidal Power Are Lost At Sea — It's Darn Expensive Despite many companies’ best efforts, wave and tidal power installations have been largely stuck in the pilot stage — bigger projects in… Read More ### Data Centers Hit the Coast and Tap the Tides Given that most of the world’s data centers are built smack in the middle of large swaths of land, the notion of… Read More ### Atlantis Raises$14M for Tidal Power

Ocean power may be down, but it’s not out. Atlantis Resources, a Singapore-based developer of tidal turbines, said today that it raised…

### Can Ocean Power Keep Its Head Above Water?

Most of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, so it seems like it would be a great idea to harness all…