In-Stream Tidal Power: A Literature Review


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Under the energy crisis, the development of new energy has become one of the top issues for countries in the world. In-stream tidal power is a young generation technology to exploit the tidal energy, whose potential has been attached great importance to by many countries. Turbine is the core components of the in-stream tidal power generation system. In this paper the relatively mature technology is summarized extensively. Recent years many countries have pay a lot of attentions to in-stream tidal power and set the future development goals. For both the development stage and installed capacity China have a larger gap with western foreign, but the research of the in-stream tidal power device in China already has made great progress, and the development of in-stream tidal power generation technologies has show great advantages in the protection of the environment, sustainable development of economic and social and mitigation of the energy crisis.



Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 512-515)

Edited by:

Nanqi Ren, Lam Kin Che, Bo Jin, Renjie Dong and Haiquan Su




C. P. Kuang et al., "In-Stream Tidal Power: A Literature Review", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 512-515, pp. 910-914, 2012

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May 2012




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