Marine energy could add up to 240 GW by 2050

Here is my latest post on CleanTechies, this time on wave and tidal energies : “According to a new study by the Carbon Trust up to 240 GW of capacity of marine energy could be installed worldwide by 2050.

” Out of these, 75 percent could be coming from wave, and the remainder by tidal energy. The total market for both wave and tidal energies could in a high scenario amount to up 520 billion euros (740 billion USD) over the next decades. “

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Edouard is a sustainability and energy professional committed to bringing our societies to a carbon neutral future. He has been writing on related topics on this very blog since 2007.

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