This title is available electronically through the IET Digital Library
Author: A.C. Baker
Product Code: PBEN0050
Stock Status: In stock
This book presents a clear and concise guide to the current understanding of tidal power, covering fundamentals of the engineering, the basic economics and the environmental effects of tidal power are discussed. Methods of assessment of likely costs of generation are set out and applied to potential sites worldwide. The book draws widely on the results of extensive work carried out for the UK Department of Energy.