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What we do

Marine Energy Wales is active across a host of projects, collaborations and stakeholders to spearhead the development and deployment of marine renewable technology. Operating as a single point of access for the industry in Wales, through our work areas in wave, tidal stream, tidal range and floating offshore wind, we:


Promote sector collaboration, knowledge sharing and networking

Political Support

Cultivate political support and policy development


Attract inward investment and develop strategic cross-border initiatives

Inform Educate

Inform, educate and profile raise to encourage support, skills and investment

Development of Welsh Test Centre Network

Advance the development of the Welsh Test Centre Network, including through our own facility META

Bespoke Assistance

Provide bespoke assistance to technology developers and the Welsh supply chain

Research Coordination

Facilitate research co-ordination in Wales

Our Work in Action

Collaboration is key to supporting the sector.

Annual Marine Energy Wales Conference

We host the UK’s largest event dedicated to ocean power. A chance to make connections, hear from industry leaders and discover how the tide is turning in favour of Marine Renewable Energy.

FLOW Conference

Marine Energy Wales Working Group Meetings

Regular get togethers to enable our membership to network and share exclusive industry insight.

Wales Stand

Representing Wales

From presenting at international events to regional and cross-border discussions, we showcase the Wales brand to attract inward investment and advance our technology and supply chain companies. 

Future Energy Cluster

Cluster Power

Cluster Power – We’re highly connected and host or support a number of strategic groups, covering stakeholder engagement, decarbonisation, supply chain development, skills and policy, including:  

  • Celtic Sea Developer Alliance
  • Celtic Sea Cluster
  • CSAG (Consenting Strategic Advisory Group)
  • South Wales Industrial Cluster
  • Haven Waterway Clean Energy Cluster


We gauge our members and contribute to the key consultations and inquiries affecting their interests.

FLOW Conference

Stakeholder Engagement

With an extensive network our experienced team are ideally placed to advise, design and deliver bespoke projects.