A World Leader in
Marine Renewable Energy
Verdant Power develops projects and technology that deliver clean renewable energy from the currents of oceans, rivers and manmade channels.
Simple and scalable, Verdant Power systems can be installed in a wide variety of settings, including placement directly within population centers.
RITE Project Receives First Commercial License for Tidal Power in U.S.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a pilot commercial license to Verdant Power’s RITE Project – the first commercial license for tidal power in the US.
Under the license, Verdant Power plans to develop a 1 MW pilot project in the East Channel of the East River comprised of up to 30 commercial class (Generation 5) Free Flow System turbines, which would be installed in a staged approach.
Site: East River; New York, NY
Status: Phase 3 Build-Out
Site: St. Lawrence River;
Status: Phase 1 Pilot