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Ocean thermal energy conversion

Author: William H Avery; Chih Wu
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Series: Johns Hopkins University/Applied Laboratory series in science and engineering.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Scientists and engineers around the world are striving to develop new sources of energy that have virtually unlimited potential. This book explores one of these energy alternatives, ocean thermal  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William H Avery; Chih Wu
ISBN: 0195071999 9780195071993
OCLC Number: 232665992
Description: pages cm.
Contents: 1: Introduction and Overview2: OTEC Historical Background3: OTEC System Concepts4: Closed Cycle OTEC Systems5: Open-Cycle OTEC6: OTEC Closed-Cycle Engineering Status7: OTEC Closed-Cycle Systems Cost Evaluation8: OTEC Economics9: Environmental and Social Effects of OTEC Commercialization
Series Title: Johns Hopkins University/Applied Laboratory series in science and engineering.
Responsibility: William H. Avery and Chih Wu.

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