By Paul A. Lynn
A concise but technically authoritative review of contemporary marine power units with the objective of sustainable electrical energy generation
With one hundred sixty five full-colour illustrations and images of units at a complicated level, the e-book offers inspiring case reports of today’s such a lot promising marine strength units and advancements, together with full-scale grid-connected prototypes demonstrated in sea stipulations. It additionally covers the eu Marine strength Centre (EMEC) in Orkney, Scotland, the place some of the units are assessed.
- global assets – drawing power from the World’s waves and tides
- history of wave and tidal circulate systems
- theoretical historical past to trendy developments
- conversion of marine power into grid electricity
- modern wave strength converters and tidal movement strength converters
This ebook is geared toward a large readership together with execs, coverage makers and staff within the power quarter wanting an creation to marine strength. Its descriptive variety and technical point also will entice scholars of renewable strength, and the turning out to be variety of those who desire to know how marine units can give a contribution to carbon-free electrical energy iteration within the 21st century.
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Electricity from Wave and Tide: An Introduction to Marine Energy by Paul A. Lynn