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 ====== Upcoming Events ====== ====== Upcoming Events ======
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 +**On Tuesday, September 10**, ESF will host a presentation on wave energy capture. ​ Wave energy capture is an especially intriguing source for Oregonians as our state has significant potential for its development.  ​
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 +**Speaker: ​ Dr. Burke Hales**
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 +Dr. Hales is the chief scientist for the wave energy test site that is being developed about seven miles west of Newport on the Oregon coast. ​ Dr Hales is a professor in Oregon State'​s College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences. ​
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 +**Presentation: ​ Wave Energy Capture**
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 +The Wave Energy Capture project is known as PacWave. It will provide grid connected wave energy testing in an open ocean environment. ​ Oregon State has received a 35 million dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop and build out the site.
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 +It has been estimated that, globally, the marine energy market could reach nearly $700 billion by 2050.  The World Energy Council estimates that 10 percent of worldwide electricity demand could be met by harvesting ocean energy.  ​
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 +You won't want to miss Dr Hales' presentation on this transformational project occurring right within our own state.
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 +One PDH will be granted for attendance at this presentation.
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 +No need to RSVP—just show up!
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 +When:  September 10, 12:00 to 1:15 pm
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 +Where: Glumac, 900 SW Fifth Ave, Suite 1600, Spruce Conference Room, Portland Oregon 97204
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 +Parking: The three options for parking are on the street, Standard Center Garage with entrances on 3rd and 4th between Taylor and Salmon, and City Center parking also with entrances on 4th between Taylor and Yamhill.
  
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