Press Releases

OTEC International Presents to World Bank (February 4, 2014) - (WASHINGTON, D.C., January 30, 2014)—OTEC International LLC (OTI) principals recently presented to The World Bank Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) on the fundamentals of ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) technology, along with OTI’s commercial projects on the horizon. A … Continue reading


OTEC International LLC Moves Forward on NELHA Planning (February 3, 2012) - (KEAHOLE, HI—February 2, 2012)—The Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority (NELHA) Board of Directors this week authorized final lease negotiations with OTEC International LLC (OTI) to construct a one-megawatt full-cycle demonstration plant at the Hawaii Ocean Science and Technology (HOST) … Continue reading


OTEC International LLC in Line for Hawai‘i OTEC Demonstration (November 17, 2011) - 17 November 2011 (Keahole, HI) OTEC International LLC (OTI) was selected for lease negotiation to build a one-megawatt onshore demonstration plant by the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaiʻi Authority (NELHA) to test the full power cycle of ocean thermal energy … Continue reading


ABS Provides First Approval in Principle for Floating Renewable Energy Plant (August 17, 2011) - OTI has received the first ABS Approval in Principle (AIP) for its new concept renewable energy design using a moored spar to produce electricty through ocean thermal energy conversion. Continue reading