Tagged: Tidal energy

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Marine energies are growing

For today’s post I have gathered latest news on a form of renewables we read too little about : marine energy. Given the astounding potential¬†(240 GW by 2050), I believe it’s safe to say...

Marine energy could add up to 240 GW by 2050 0

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...

The potential of tidal power 0

The potential of tidal power

The New York Times Green blog published a great article about a recent report from IHS Emerging Energy Research on tidal wave. Even if it has been starting very slowly, the energy source could...

Scotland to harness 1.2 GW of marine energy 0

Scotland to harness 1.2 GW of marine energy

Scotland announced last week that 1.2 GW of tidal and wave energy capacity would be built there by 2020. To achieve this, 10 projects will be started and will be the first commercial applications...

More data on energy sources from the oceans 1

More data on energy sources from the oceans

Only two days after my first article on the various possibilities of harnessing a part of the tremendous energy from our oceans, GreenTech Media provides us with more on this topic. This article focuses...

Various energy sources from the oceans 1

Various energy sources from the oceans

Oceans are covering up to 70 percent of our planet. Yet, until now we didn’t hear much about their potential for providing us with huge quantities of renewable energy. But as things are beginning...

Ireland to invest billions on energy 0

Ireland to invest billions on energy

According to The Guardian and Cleantech, Ireland plans to invest 22 billions euros on renewable energies and “smart” and efficient systems over the next 12 years. Half of this money will be invested in...