PORTOS – Ports Towards
Energy Self-Sufficiency

Implements wave, tidal and wind energy, at Atlantic Area ports, as to impact two environmental priorities: reduction of greenhouse gases emissions and air pollution by providing renewable energy-based solutions to harvest the renewable energy potential of Atlantic Area coastal areas.

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A COMMON CHALLENGE

Taking care of our environment

PORTOS deals with the common challenge of the Atlantic Area related to the pressure that industry, economy and society are exerting on the environment while having an abundance of natural resources. In this context, it is focused on the problem faced by ports, which are a source of air pollution and have a high-energy demand while the renewable energy resources available on-site

Wave energy

The capture of energy of wind waves to do useful work

Tidal energy

The form of hydropower that converts energy obtained from tides into useful power

Solar energy

Radiant light and heat from the sun that is harnessed using solar panels

Wind energy

Wind farms constructed in the ocean to harvest energy and generate electricity

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31 July 2020 in Events

UNIOVI visits USC for joint experimental works

Experimental testing of model turbines On June 29, 2020, the University of Oviedo research team joined forces with the  USC research team in the framework of the PORTOS project, to…
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14 April 2020 in Events

OpenLab UNIOVI

OpenLab – UNIOVI On February 19, 2020, the University of Oviedo held an event to inform society about the benefits of harnessing renewable energy and sustainability in ports, involving over…
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26 February 2020 in Events

IHCantabria participated in the transnational meeting of Portos Project in Vigo (Spain)

IHCantabria has participated in the Steering Committee Meeting of PORTOS Project, which took place in Vigo (Spain) on the 3rd and 4th of February 2020 at the Port of Vigo. Javier López Lara, Beatriz…
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We are delighted to announce the seven selected projects of our first call for renewable energy device testing! Congratulations to the successful projects and thank you to all the applicants who took the time to submit their projects. The tests are expected to take place between August 2020 and March 2021.

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Researchers of UniOvi (Página oficial de la Universidad de Oviedo) and Universidade de Santiago de Compostela testing tidal stream energy converters for Interreg Atlantic Area ports ⚓ at the wave-current flume of EPS-Lugo

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Atlantic Area Task Force working hard on the preparation of the next 21-27 period! 🇵🇹🇫🇷🇪🇸🇮🇪🇪🇺
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Due to COVID-19, the renewable energy device testing application deadline has been extended. Applications can be submitted until Friday 22nd May.

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https://portosproject.eu/applicant-advert/

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📢 Call for marine #renewableenergy device testing is now open!

Do you have a device or novel idea to harvest energy ⚡️ from the wind 💨, waves 🌊, tides 💦 or sun ☀️ in ports ⚓?

Visit our website for more information ⬇️

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