The National Park Authority administers Sustainable Development Fund grants in Pembrokeshire. To read summary details of the projects supported by the fund, choose a project title from the list below.
Pembs Recovery of Energy from Tidal Streams
This project will prepare a critical evaluation of potential sites and technologies for tidal energy production in Pembrokeshire waters. The project will progress through the following stages 1. Technical a) Identification of potential sites from a technical point of view, definition of the performance requirements these would place on the technology. b) Technology - a review of existing technologies - Identification of the specifications and capacity required. 2. Political/Environmental a)Scoping of potential impacts, based on site selection and information required for their evaluation. b)Planning/legal requirements - what are they and what information must be provided. What obstacles/anomalies exist in the system for this type of project. 3. Economic Cost-benefit analysis of the project, to include environmental valuations, CO2 credits and long term estimates of sustainability, sources of funding and revenue.
Project Total Cost: £7,234.00
Grant Awarded: £3,600.00