Official News, Press Coverage, PR Contacts and Multimedia for The Wave Energy Prize

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  • Frequently Asked Questions
    FAQs for the Wave Energy Prize (UPDATED Thu 14 Jul 2016).
  • Logos and Usage Guide
    Print- and digital-ready logos for the Wave Energy Prize, including PNG, TIF, JPG, EPS, AI and PDF formats, along with official usage guide.
  • Finalists Press Release
    Official release of the announcement of the nine teams have been named finalists in the Wave Energy Prize, March 1, 2016.
  • April 2015 NHA/IMREC Presentation
    Wave Energy Prize presentation from the National Hydropower Association and International Marine Renewable Energy Conference (IMREC) on April 27, 2015.
  • Wave Energy Prize Rules and Terms and Conditions Public Comment Summary
    General summary of the questions and comments received regarding the Wave Energy Prize Rules and Terms and Conditions during the public comment period of March 13–20, 2015
  • MASK Interior Image
    Wave Energy Prize Finalists will have the opportunity to test their Wave Energy Conversion (WEC) device designs at the U.S. Navy's Maneuvering and Seakeeping (MASK) Basin at Carderock, MD
  • Fact Sheet
    Background and milestone dates for the Wave Energy Prize
  • Glossary of Terms
    Definitions and abbreviations for the Wave Energy Prize
  • Bio for Alison LaBonte
    Marine and Hydrokinetic Technology Program Manager, U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Wind and Water Power Technologies Office

EERE. Wave Energy Prize. U.S. Department of Energy. Aug, 2018, 10:54 EST. Available at: Accessed Aug, 2018.

EERE. "Wave Energy Prize." U.S. Department of Energy, August. 2018. Web. August. 2018.

EERE. "Wave Energy Prize,", U.S. Department of Energy, (accessed Aug, 2018).

EERE. Wave Energy Prize [Internet].; 2018 August, 10:54 EST [cited 2018 August]. Available from:

@ONLINE{U.S. Department of Energy:2018:Online, author = {EERE}, title = {Wave Energy Prize [email protected]}}, year = {2018}, url = {}, note = [Online; accessed Aug-2018] }