Option Evaluation

Aquatera has a particular capacity to envision and analyse possible future scenarios and to enable these possible futures to be analysed, compared and evaluated.

This capacity is built upon decades of strategic planning experience in our senior advisory team backed up by bespoke tools and approaches that give particular credibility and granularity to our work.  These studies are often undertaken as stand alone Best Practice Environmental Option studies or may comprise early stage pieces of work in major Environmental Impact Assessment projects.

Option evaluation examples

  • Brims tidal array onshore sub-station location
  • Westray south electrical infrastructure study
  • Taiwan wave test site location
  • Pentland Firth and Orkney waters leasing round
  • Tidal bridge options for Luing, Scotland
  • Tidal bridge options for Bluemull Sound, Shetland
  • Wello penguin wave device recovery planning
  • Drill cuttings disposal for Sakhalin 5 drilling programme
  • Drill cuttings disposal for Jubilee field Ghana
  • NE Caspian port development location, Kazakhstan
  • Orkney Caithness transmission connection studies
  • Orkney transmission substation and converter station
  • Caithness HVDC switching hub
  • EMEC expansion options
  • EMEC tidal test site configuration
  • PMEC wave test site location