October 3, 2012

Sea Snake, Ocean Waves to Electricity at Orkney

Sea Snake, ocean waves to electricity at Orkney.

A creative use of ocean wave energy. You have to see it to appreciate it (video below).

The North Sea has the most energetic waves and the wave energy converter puts that energy to good use.

The goal of the Orkney project – a 50MW wave farm feeding the UK electricity grid.

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