Wave Energy Conversion


  • John Brooke

Wave energy, together with other renewable energy resources is expected to provide a small but significant proportion of future energy requirements without adding to pollution and global warming. This practical and concise reference considers alternative application methods, explains the concepts behind wave energy conversion and investigates wave power activities across the globe.
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Book information

  • Published: September 2003
  • Imprint: ELSEVIER
  • ISBN: 978-0-08-044212-9

Table of Contents

Ocean Wave, Wave Energy Conversion Systems, Power Transfer Systems, Economics of Wave Power, Environmental and Socioeconomic Implications, Wave Power Activities in the Americas and Oceania, Wave Power Activities in the Asia-Pacific Region, Wave Power Activities in Northern Europe, Wave Power Activities in Southern Europe and Africa