Established in 2012, France Energies Marines (FEM) is the national reference research institute on renewable marine energies.
It aims at supporting the global marine renewable energy sector (i.e. Ocean Energy and Offshore Wind), by consolidating the level of excellence in research through the synergy of a multidisciplinary structure. This one is based on academic and scientific sectors of renown and the lead positions of industrial firms for key skills. Its team of 25 people, composed mainly of researchers and engineers, develops complementary skills in 4 thematic programs: site characterization, technological R&D, environmental and societal impacts, array architecture.