Penguin producing power

EMEC is the world’s leading facility for testing wave and tidal energy converters in real sea conditions (Photo: Colin Keldie/ CEFOW)

Finland’s Wello Penguin wave energy converter (WEC) has successfully generated electricity into the national grid off the west coast of Orkney, UK.

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