tidal energy


Kindly note that this presentation of LEO has now been integrated with the InforMEA Portal.



Mechanical power, which may be converted to electrical power, generated by the rise and fall of ocean tides. Current technology is based on the use of one or more tidal basins, separated from the sea by dams (known as barrages), water passes through hydraulic turbines on its way between the basins and the sea. (Source: GEMET/ALL)

Other relations

  • tidal energy (CMS)
renewable energy
  • wave power
  • marine energy
  • marine current power

There is no content tagged with tidal energy. See all documents containing the keywords "tidal energy"