Description

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.

Key Features

Explores the potential of using the power generated by waves as a natural energy resource Considers the power transfer systems needed to do this, and looks at the environmental impacts

Details

No. of pages:
204
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Electronic ISBN:
9780080543703
Print ISBN:
9780080442129
Print ISBN:
9780444549235

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