Global renewable consulting firm TÜV SÜD PMSS has announced that
it is completing two important studies for RenewableUK, the UK's
leading renewable energy trade association.
This follows the recent launch at the RenewableUK Annual
Conference of a series of position papers by a TÜV SÜD PMSS
led-team which outlines current knowledge regarding the impacts of
wave and tidal energy generation technologies on birds, marine
mammals and fish.
The first study will investigate the state of preparedness
within UK Government departments, statutory advisers and key
stakeholders to meet the projected three-fold increase in capacity
(in megawatts) of offshore wind consent applications from
The second study will examine the regulatory
requirements governing consenting and