Tidal lagoon energy could replace 80 coal power plants worldwide

A race is on worldwide to harness the tides and waves for electrical power, with more than 100 different devices being tested by companies hoping to make a commercial breakthrough.

And a new report from the European Union’s Joint Research Centre expresses confidence that the Atlantic Ocean will soon be an important contributor to the continent’s energy mix.

http://www.rtcc.org/2015/05/12/tidal-lagoon-energy-could-replace-80-coal-power-plants-worldwide/

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Ian Britton (CC BY-NC 2.0)

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