The Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland’s mission is to help transform Ireland into a society based on sustainable energy structures, technologies and practices.
SEAI coordinate the Prototype Development Fund programme, http://www.seai.ie/Renewables/Ocean-Energy/Prototype-Development-Fund/, which stimulates the development and deployment of Ocean Energy (OE) devices and systems.
SEAI is a member of OCEANERA-NET, http://www.oceaneranet.eu/, a network of 15 national and regional funders and managers of research and innovation programmes, from 8 European Countries. OCEANERA-NET coordinates funding programmes between European countries and regions to support research and innovation in the ocean energy sector.
SEAI and the Marine Institute developed Ireland’s Marine Renewable Energy Portal, http://www.oceanenergyireland.com. This portal guides users through the marine renewable energy development supports available in Ireland.