Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), in partnership with NOAA, announced the 11 winners of the first “DISCOVER”, stage of the Powering the Blue EconomyTM: Ocean Observing Prize.

“The competition is designed to spur technology innovation, allow for easier and/or cheaper data collection across the 80% of the world’s oceans that remain unexplored, and contribute to the growth of the blue economy.”

Link to official DOE press release.

CalWave’s xNode was awarded the Nautilus Grand Prize and details to the xNode can be found at LINK.

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