Full Life Cycle Assessment of a Wave Energy Converter

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The Pelamis wave energy converter is emerging as one of the most promising devices to harness the available power in the waves. This study examines the environmental impacts of the device, presenting the results as a set of impact potentials, and demonstrating that it performs well in comparison to other renewable energy converters and fossil-fuelled generators.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIET Renewable Power Generation Conference, Edinburgh
Publication statusPublished - 23 Jan 2012


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