SmartBay Ireland

Country
Ireland

Experience

SmartBay Ireland supports the Marine Institute and SEAI in the promotion and management of projects at the SmartBay National Marine and Renewable Energy Test Site in Galway Bay. The site is used to test and validate a range of low carbon and novel sensors and equipment within the facility. The site is pre-consented (“envelope” approach), under a 35 years lease with three test-berths, of which one can be used for testing floating wind device. SmartBay Ireland also provides data to support R&D.

Thematic priorities:

  • Innovation

Involved in

Innovation

MegaAWE - Maturing utility-scale Airborne Wind Energy towards commercialization

To enhance innovation performance of enterprises throughout NWE regions

Status: ongoing

  • IE
  • BE
  • NL
  • UK
  • DE
  • FR