ERM is proud to sponsor and present at the Marine Energy Wales event, which provides a unique opportunity to contribute to advancing marine renewable energy in Wales. Marine Energy Wales is actively involved in numerous projects, partnerships, and engagements with stakeholders to lead the development and deployment of renewable marine technologies. It serves as a central point of access for the industry in Wales, focusing on wave, tidal stream, tidal range, and floating offshore wind technologies.

What is our involvement?

Come and meet us at stand 11.

ERM will have two presentations from our experts at the conference.

March 13, 2024
High Tech on the High Seas
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

In this session, Katie Cross, ERM’s Principal Marine Consultant, will discuss how technological innovation can help address the environmental challenges posed by marine energy developments. The panel will look at existing examples, such as automation techniques, environmental monitoring technologies, and modelling, which are all aimed at measuring, detecting, and predicting the impacts of marine energy devices on the environment. The session will also seek to uncover how these advancements can reduce environmental footprints, enhance stakeholder confidence, and accelerate the integration of marine energy into our energy system.

March 13, 2024
Consenting Innovative Projects
Time: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

In this session, Jonny Lewis, ERM’s Partner will explore the unknowns and research gaps associated with consenting new types of offshore renewable energy. It will be an opportunity to share some positive lessons learned from consenting recent projects, highlighting good practice from a range of case studies.