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We’ve got quite a reputation for invention,
every sector from renewable energy and finance, to
innovation and enjoying the good life. MRI scanning.
electronics and our pioneering work in life sciences,
Keyhole surgery. The beta-blocker. Whisky. It’s
we strive to set standards. We have world-class
a long list. And it’s still growing. As well as EMEC
academic institutions, outstanding research facilities
in Orkney, the world’s first grid connected test
like ITREZ and mechanisms such as Enterprise Areas,
centre and the Scottish Government’s £10m Saltire
REIF and WATERS to support sector development.
Prize Challenge for marine electricity generation,
And passionate people with a hunger to win. We can
dozens of companies are now building, deploying
develop your products and expand your business.
and testing their wave and tidal devices here. In
And that’s precisely why companies invest in Scotland.
COVERING WIND, WAVE AND TIDAL
OFTOs: Financing UK offshore transmission
CONNECTING THE WIND, WAVE & TIDAL ENERGY INDUSTRIES
We’ve a very productive obsession with water.
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Scotland. The home of whisky and wave-powered energy.
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Developments across La Manche Scotrenewables Tidal Turbine A thoroughly modern apprenticeship
To ride our energy wave, surf www.sdi.co.uk
Offshore wind O&M steps out of the shadows
Safety in a Confined Space
SCOTLAND. SUCCESS LIKES IT HERE.