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This information-sharing portal is designed to help spur innovation and growth in the marine energy technologies industry and support workforce development.

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math for Marine Energy

Marine energy technologies play an important role in the growing renewable energy industry, but there are not enough workers to fill open jobs in the industry. To continue to spur innovation and growth in these exciting technology areas, the industry needs to inspire the next generation of marine energy workers.

The U.S. Department of Energy and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory are developing STEM portals to help interested students learn and to provide resources for academia and industry to educate the future workforce. Check back for content and resources, including industry-led education and training programs , marine energy education and training programs , curricula and training materials , resources for professional network development , job board links , prizes , the Marine Energy Collegiate Competition , marine site tours and virtual tours , and much more.

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Workforce Data & Analysis

Explore the marine workforce and job related data. Review jobs and economic impacts, reports, training programs, workshops, events and more.
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Explore a variety of STEM resources for marine, including: education and training programs, educator resources, and career pathways.
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Networking & Career Building

Explore networking and career building opportunities, professional development, and potential partnerships.
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Prizes & Competitions

Explore opportunities to use your ingenuity and creativity by competing for prizes.
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Water Power Site Tours

Discover locations of power generation sites with museums and/or educational facilities for field trips of all ages.
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Learn about the latest marine energy research.
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