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MPS is Recruiting a Business Development Manager

Marine Power Systems is seeking an experienced Business Development Manager to help nurture and mature client interest in our floating wind and marine energy product portfolio. The successful candidate will assist with MPS business development activities, and support the Commercial Director qualify new clients and grow existing relationships to move MPS technology through to device[…]

MPS is Recruiting a Marine Engineer or Naval Architect

Marine Power Systems are seeking a qualified Marine Engineer or Naval Architect to join our team. The successful candidate will take on a key role within the team. Working with our senior Naval Architect and our Marine Structures Lead engineer the successful candidate will provide technical input to the design and construction of the main[…]

Rising to the challenge and floating the future

A lot has happened since all eyes were focussed on COP26 in November last year. Rising energy prices have put a huge squeeze on household budgets and continue to drive inflation. The war in Ukraine has further accentuated the situation and pushed ‘energy security’ up the political agenda. Against this backdrop governments around the world[…]

UK To Hold Yearly Contracts For Difference Auctions From Next Year Onwards

Marine Power Systems is delighted to see the UK Government is hitting the accelerator on low-cost renewable power. The auctions for funding through the Contracts for Difference (CfD) scheme will be run every year rather than every two years from March 2023 onwards. The move will speed up the UK adoption of MPS devices and[…]

MPS lands £3.5m of funding from UK Government

CGI image showing Marine Power Systems' devices at sea

Marine Power Systems have been awarded £3.5m of grant funding through the UK Government Floating Offshore Wind (FOW) Demonstration Programme to further develop their floating platform technology and wave energy converter. They are the only UK floating offshore wind developer to be awarded this funding. The programme supports the development of innovative floating offshore wind[…]

The ScotWind Auction and What It Says About The Future

ScotWind Auction illustration

Offshore wind will play a crucial role in delivering the UK’s net zero targets and a significant amount of that target will be delivered through floating offshore wind. The results of the ScotWind auction earlier this week sends an extremely positive signal to the whole offshore wind sector and technology developers such as Marine Power[…]

The Recyclability and Environmental Impact of Renewable Energy Technology

Photo showing a MPS device being towed at sea.

We are on a mission to help create a better future. One based on clean, affordable, renewable energy using the power of the ocean. As such environmental sustainability is baked into our vision and mission, but we are also aware that everything we do has an impact on the planet and if we are true[…]

MPS Appoints Black & Veatch to System Engineering and Coordination Role

Marine Power Systems wind farm (CGI image)

Black & Veatch has been selected to help guide Marine Power Systems across subsystem design coordination, systems engineering and the certification of Marine Power Systems’ unique and flexible floating wind and wave energy generation hardware. Black & Veatch is an employee-owned global engineering, procurement, consulting and construction company with deep experience and a long track[…]