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Using the Bay of Fundy's remarkable tides for renewable energy

Parrsboro - A huge tidal turbine was lowered into place on the seabed Monday at a test site near Parrsboro, Nova Scotia. A spokesperson for Cape Sharp Tidal said the 1,000 ton turbine was set in place during an ebb tide that lasted four hours.

Tidal power turbines activated in Scotland

Lerwick - Tidal powered turbines installed off the coast of Shetland (Bluemull Sound) have been connected to the electricity grid and could herald a "new era" in tidal energy.

Japan, UK make gasoline from air

Darlington - Japanese and British researchers are developing a new technology that will give both nations permanent independence from reliance on imported fossil fuels and toxic energy resources.

Japan looks to the wind and the sea for safe energy sources

Japan has a long history of efficiency in its energy policies, dating back to 1947, when their current electric power laws were enacted. They are now using their technological know-how to discover ways to harness the energy of the wind and the sea.

UK may explore tidal power

A new report recommends that the UK should be considering utilizing tidal power as a source of electricity. Wave power is recommended over wind power as a renewable energy alternative.

Amid fuss over future energy, tidal power makes quiet progress

As the debates over future energy sources rage on, one method has drawn relatively little public attention – tidal power.

Maine, Nova Scotia sign offshore energy agreement

Both Maine and Nova Scotia have been actively developing alternative sources of energy over the past several years, and now they’ll be working together to develop offshore wind and tidal energy sources.

Tidal Power Project Possible for Nova Scotia, Bay of Fundy

A United Kingdom firm wants to use its technology to harness the power produced by the tides of the Bay of Fundy off the coast of Nova Scotia. they have entered into a joint agreement with a Nova Scotia firm to achieve this.

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Sihwa Lake Tidal Power Station is the world s largest tidal power installation  with a total power o...
Sihwa Lake Tidal Power Station is the world's largest tidal power installation, with a total power output capacity of 254 MW. It is one of two operational stations in South Korea.
Alma in the Bay of Fundy - TIDE OUT
Alma in the Bay of Fundy - TIDE OUT
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The Rance Tidal Power Plant  is located on the estuary of the Rance River  in Brittany  France.
The Rance Tidal Power Plant is located on the estuary of the Rance River, in Brittany, France.