Gateway:Water Power

From Open Energy Information

High-level information about water power: the clean, affordable electricity that will move our nation toward energy independence by harnessing tides, rivers, currents, waves, and marine energy.

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Harnessing flowing water to power turbines or generators in order to produce electrical energy.


Marine Renewable Energy

Capturing energy from waves, currents (including tides and ocean currents), the natural flow of water in rivers, and marine thermal gradients.


The Portal and Repository for Information on Marine Renewable Energy.