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August 15, 2019
Minesto's marine energy converter DG500 launched in Holyhead, before being towed to the Holyhead Deep site. Photo: Warren Cardwell
Leading marine energy developer Minesto has resumed testing of its commercial-scale DG500 kite system at the company’s Holyhead Deep site off North Wales.Read more »
“We are very pleased to be back in the water with the DG500 kite system, and we are looking forward to the continued testing operations. The team has made a great effort in upgrading the systems over winter and has executed the installation activities in an efficient and safe manner” , said Minesto... Read more »
June 18, 2019
Swedish marine energy developer Minesto has received additional public support and funding for the development and commercialisation of its marine energy technology called Deep Green. The Swedish Energy Agency has awarded Minesto a SEK 12.5 million grant to the development of the company’s marine...Read more »
“Climate change and the transition to renewable energy is a global challenge in which Swedish technology like ours can play a significant role. It is therefore crucial that the Swedish innovation system is involved and supports the development of what could be a new Swedish export industry”, said... Read more »
June 10, 2019
Picture of the Vestmannasund strait in the North West part of the Faroe Islands. Photo: SEV
Leading marine energy developer Minesto has been awarded a €2.5 million grant from the European Commission’s SME Instrument programme. The awarded funding will support the installation of Minesto’s technology in the Faroe Islands together with the utility company SEV.Read more »
“This is great news for Minesto and our joint project with the utility customer SEV”, said Dr Martin Edlund, CEO of Minesto. “The EU community once again show trust and commitment to our technology and commercialisation roadmap.” Minesto will receive a €2.5 million grant from EU’s SME Instrument... Read more »
May 31, 2019
The Welsh Government has announced their continued support to leading marine energy developer Minesto following the award of €14.9 million of EU funding for the next phase of Minesto’s tidal energy scheme in Wales.Read more »
Commenting on the funding decision, Minesto’s CEO Dr Martin Edlund said: “This is a key contribution to the commercialisation of our technology and a strong sign of commitment from the Welsh Government. We are pleased to see that we share an agenda to industrialise tidal energy in Wales, to enable... Read more »
May 28, 2019
· Minesto progress DG100 project with subsystem orders · Tidal wave of MPs unite in support of UK marine power · Minesto partners with leading financial advisor to capitalise commercial rollout · Marketing Coordinator wanted to Gothenburg office · Minesto presentation and study visit at Blue Energy...Read more »
Minesto progress DG100 project with subsystem orders Minesto is making progress with the development and manufacturing of its first DG100 unit, which will be installed in the Faroe Islands within the scope of Minesto’s collaboration with Faroese utility company SEV. As reported earlier, Minesto has... Read more »
February 28, 2019
· EU invests over €10bn in innovative clean technologies · Minesto links up with Antigua and Barbuda and United Nations Office for Project Services · Minesto speakers at Marine Energy Wales’ 10th Annual Conference · Minesto features in The Times ”Future of Energy” report · Company presentation at...Read more »
EU invests over €10bn in innovative clean technologies The European Commission has announced an investment programme worth over €10 billion for low-carbon technologies in several sectors to boost their global competitiveness. “We will need deployment of clean innovative technologies on an... Read more »
February 26, 2019
Marine energy developer Minesto has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Antigua and Barbuda. Through a feasibility study, facilitated by the United Nations Office for Project Services, the parties will explore the possibilities of supplying the Eastern Caribbean with...Read more »
Minesto and the Government of Antigua and Barbuda have agreed to conduct a joint ocean resource feasibility study of the potential deployment of Minesto’s marine energy technology Deep Green around Antigua and the wider Eastern Caribbean region. The collaboration will be facilitated by the United... Read more »
February 11, 2019
Marine energy developer Minesto has concluded its warrants program of series TO 2. In total, 98 percent of outstanding warrants were exercised, which means that Minesto will add approximately SEK 44.4 million in proceeds before issue costs to the commercialisation activities of the company’s unique...Read more »
Commenting on the outcome of the warrants program Minesto’s CEO Dr Martin Edlund said: “We are pleased that so many have chosen to exercise their warrants and subscribe for new shares in Minesto. We will use this capital injection together with our other sources of funding to continue the... Read more »
January 23, 2019
Minesto's largest shareholders BGA Invest and Midroc New Technology has underlined their long-term commitment in Minesto by exercising all of their warrants held in Minesto AB. The subscription period for Minesto's TO 2 warrants runs until 8thof February 2019...Read more »
Minesto's two main owners BGA Invest and Midroc New Technology have made further investments in Minesto by having exercised all of their “MINEST TO 2” warrants held in Minesto AB. “As long-term and active owners in Minesto, BGA Invest and Midroc New Technology have been crucial to take the company... Read more »
December 21, 2018
Minesto's marine energy converter DG500 during its commissioning program in the Holyhead Deep, Wales
Marine energy developer Minesto has taken the next step towards commercialisation of its subsea kite technology and the development of the marine energy sector in Wales. The company has entered the formal planning phase with Welsh Government for the second stage of public funding for Minesto’s...Read more »
The Welsh Government has confirmed that it will engage with Minesto in advanced business planning for the second stage of public funding for Minesto’s tidal energy project in Holyhead Deep off Anglesey, North Wales. “This decision is a strong sign of comfort from the Welsh Government and by such, a... Read more »

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