He said the goal of the ORPC
is to promote and advance the use of UNH's intellectual assets to improve the university's academic standing and relevance, attract high-quality faculty and students, engage the business community, create local well-paid jobs, and generate revenue.
faces complex regulatory, ecological, and economic hurdles in developing its technology.
Their status, and all other races, will be closely examined, but all the ORPC
can do is put our recommendations to the promoters, then it is up to them.
This is a flag-ship venture for Oman, owned 70 by OOC, 20% by ORPC
(20% and 10% by LG Int'l.
He was joined by, from left; Provost John Aber; Jan Nisbet, senior vice provost for research; Maria Emanuel, licensing manager with the Office for Research Partnerships and Commercialization; Loy; and Marc Sedam, executive director of the ORPC
) and OLNG in late 2007 signed a long-term SPA for the supply of 24,000 t/m of condensates to ORPC
's plant at Mina al-Fahal in Muscat via the vessel Massirah arranged by ORPC
Teams from BG Oman, HSBC, Schlumberger, IBD Oman, Talent Partners, the British Embassy, Linklaters, Halliburton, the British School Muscat, Denton Wilde Sapte, ORPC
, Oman Gas Company, Ensign, Petrogas, PDO, the Ministry of Oil and Gas and Ahlibank participated in the challenge
says the successful demonstration of the self-deployment and power generation features of Alaska's system and the lessons learned will be invaluable as it completes the commercial design of RivGen next year.
In February 2012, a pilot project license was issued to ORPC
for its Cobscook Bay Tidal Energy Project by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
and the local Mohsen Haidar Darwish LLC (MHD) and Omar Zawawi Establishment (Omzest) are also partners in this.
Marc Sedam, who recently took over ORPC
, said the goal is to make informal creative space available for anyone associated with UNH technology, noting that in most of the last 35 years, the majority of new job creation has come from new companies.
s Cobscook Bay pilot project will provide enough clean, renewable electricity to power between 75 and 100 homes.