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Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy


Located In Black Rock (Cumberland Co.)
Where To Find Us
1156 West Bay Rd
Parrsboro, NS B0M 1S0
Areas Served Nova Scotia
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Phone (902)254-2510
Contact Sanda Currie, Facilities Manager, Fundy Ocean Research Center for Energy; Phone: 902-254-2510
Mailing Address PO Box 24 
Parrsboro, NS 
Description & Services
Information Flowing along the Nova Scotia and New Brunswick shoreline, the tides of the Bay of Fundy hold a staggering energy potential: enough to power up to 2 million homes. Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy, located just west of Parrsboro, is home to the leading tidal energy research facility in Canada, designed to study the potential for tidal stream turbines to play a role in our clean energy future.
Hours Open year round - we can accommodate school groups and bus tours. 
Appointment required Mid October to Mid May, we are available but not always on site. 
May 15 - October 15 - OPEN 
May and June open Thursday to Monday 
July and August OPEN 10-5 & days a week 
September and October OPEN 10-5 Thursday to Monday
Dates May and June - OPEN Thursday to Monday 10 -5 
July & August - OPEN daily from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm 
September and till October 15 - OPEN Thursday to Monday 10 -5 
Appointment required mid October to mid May
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible ; No Stairs.  
Dogs Welcome.
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