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The Company

At Orbital we are on a mission to unlock a new source of clean, predictable power for millions of people, homes, and businesses around the world.

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Orbital's unique floating platform is moored via anchors in powerful tidal stream or river currents. Underwater rotors capture the dense flowing energy.

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Clean, Predictable Energy

Decarbonising energy is an imperative for the safety of generations to come and a responsibility that rests with us all.

At Orbital we have an innovative solution that can cost effectively harness the hugely dense, predictable, renewable energy that flows in the world’s ocean and river currents.

At Orbital we are working to enable a new industry for a sustainable future.

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Orbital Marine Power Ltd (Orbital), Scottish-based developers of the world’s leading floating tidal turbine technology, successfully launched its 2MW tidal...

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Introducing: Orbital’s Women in Engineering

Lindsey Amos, Lorna Slater, and Tiphaine Cazenave

We’re celebrating International Women’s Day on 8 March, 2021 by introducing you to our female engineers who are taking part in a generational movement to get more women involved in careers in science and technology.

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Ongoing Optimisation Projects: Scaled Tank Testing

Calum Miller, Principal Engineer & Hydrodynamics Manager

Our R&D programme team leader describes how at Orbital we used scaled tank testing to identify and de-risk innovations capable of accelerating cost reductions for tidal stream energy.

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