Wave Hub is the world’s largest and most technologically advanced site for the testing and development of offshore renewable energy technology.
Located 16km offshore in the eastern extremes of the Atlantic Ocean Wave Hub offers:
Four berths for testing offshore renewable energy technology
Purpose built, pre-installed, grid connected infrastructure with a 30MW export capacity, upgradable to 48MW
Fully consented site with a 25 year lease
Water depths ranging from 48m – 58m
One of the best wave climates in Europe
Full remote monitoring via fibre optic connection
Wave climate monitoring
Full range of baseline data
Proximity to a variety of ports and associated facilities
Access to expert academic institutions specialising in offshore renewables
Access to funding support
A dedicated operational teamThe Wave Hub operating company has an extended portfolio with three leased Crown Estate Demonstration Zones, two for wave energy in North Cornwall and Pembrokeshire and one for tidal stream in North Devon.