Tidal Energy – The Power of Waves

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Tidal Energy is an alternative form of energy, but did you know that tides could be a large source of energy and provide ‘wave power’ to some of the world’s largest countries. You will find that there is a lot of advantages and disadvantages to using the tidal energy system. By researching the topic of power, you can help benefit…

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The Advantages of Hydroelectric Energy

hydroelectric energy advantages

Lets take a closer look on what hydroelectric energy is, where it is found, and the pros and cons of hydro power. The use of hydroelectric power or even hydroelectricity dates back to Ancient Greece and China when they installed waterwheels in rapidly flowing rivers to turn millstones and other equipment. Years later, was used to power saws and other…

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Ocean Water Energy

a light bulb powered by ocean water energy

Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) was conceived of by the French engineer Jacques D’Arsonval in 1881. However, at the time of this writing the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii is home to the only operating experimental Ocean Water Energy plant on the face of the earth. Alternative Energy from the Ocean OTEC is a potential alternative energy source that needs to…

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