Marine Current Turbines

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Welcome to MCT

Marine Current Turbines Ltd (MCT) has a demonstrated pedigree of pioneering the development of tidal stream generation technology for over 20 years. Now wholly owned by Siemens, forming part of the Hydro & Ocean Business, MCT is poised to become the World’s leading OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) of commercial scale tidal stream technology, dedicated to research, design, manufacture and support of tidal stream energy generating systems. 

MCT has proven that the technology is scalable, commercially viable and an environmentally sustainable solution to zero carbon energy generation. The technology is now ready for deployment in commercial scale tidal energy projects.

MCT is now focused on the development of the first tidal array projects in the UK on carefully selected sites that will deliver a good commercial return for investors.

Latest News

Notice to Mariners, Strangford Narrows

2 September 2014
Notice to Mariners, Strangford Narrows  more...

Siemens welcomes latest boost to tidal technology

8 July 2014
The Crown Estate, manager of the UK seabed, has announced today (8 July 2014) that it has agreed seabed rights for new demonstration zones and project sites around the UK’s coast. more...

Nova Scotia Energy Minister sees first hand Siemens innovative tidal technology

26 June 2014
Nova Scotia’s Minister of Energy and Minister of Communications, Andrew Younger today visited Siemens’ SeaGen tidal energy turbine at Strangford Lough, Northern Ireland. more...