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Generating power from waves on a breakwater.

Platts, MJ (1981) Generating power from waves on a breakwater. IMechE Conf. Publications 1981-12-.

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Outlines the possibility for wave power generation at artificial islands by construction of a breakwater. Reviews the development of wave energy systems, and describes several wave generators, e.g. the Mauritius lagoon system, the Nodding Duck, the oscillating cylinder, the oscillating water column and the Lancaster Bag. Applications and costs are outlined. (C.J.U.)

Item Type: Article
Divisions: Div E > Production Processes
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Date Deposited: 18 May 2016 19:10
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