Ocean Power Data Center Being Built In Scotland

MeyGen Ocean Power Turbine

Simec Atlantis Energy is building the world’s first ocean power data center off the northern coast of Scotland. Energy requirements will be met using giant tidal turbines at their already existing MeyGen 6 MW offshore site. Data center servers will be connected to the outside world via high-speed international fibre optic cables. What Is An … [Read More]

What Is Ocean Power?

What Is Ocean Power?

Ocean power is sustainable energy generated by converting the ocean’s waves, tides, currents, and thermal variations into electricity using turbines, generators, and other standard power generating equipment. Ocean power is widely promoted as a cost-effective and environmentally responsible alternative to energy produced by burning fossil fuels such as petroleum and coal. World-wide, 20,000–80,000 terawatt-hours per year (TWh/y) of electricity … [Read More]