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Wave and tidal energy

Author: Deborah Greaves; Gregorio Iglesias
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2018.
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A comprehensive text covering all aspects of wave and tidal energy Wave and Tidal Energy provides a comprehensive and self-contained review of the developing marine renewable energy sector,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah Greaves; Gregorio Iglesias
ISBN: 9781119014447 1119014441
OCLC Number: 1035720332
Description: xxi, 691 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: List of Contributors xviii Foreword xx Acknowledgements xxi 1 Introduction 1Deborah Greaves and Gregorio Iglesias 1.1 Background 1 1.2 History of Wave and Tidal Energy 3 1.3 Unknowns and Challenges Remaining for Wave and Tidal Energy 5 1.4 Synopsis 11 References 12 2 The Marine Resource 15Gregorio Iglesias 2.1 Introduction 15 2.2 The Wave Resource 15 2.3 The Tidal Stream Resource 31 Acknowledgements 47 References 47 3 Wave Energy Technology 52Deborah Greaves 3.1 Introduction 52 3.2 Fundamentals 56 3.3 Hydrodynamics of Wave Energy Conversion 64 3.4 Classification of Wave Energy Converters 73 3.5 Oscillating Water Columns 76 3.6 Overtopping Systems 83 3.7 Oscillating Bodies 85 3.8 Other Technologies 95 3.9 The Wave Energy Array 95 References 97 4 Tidal Energy Technology 105Tim O'Doherty, Daphne M. O'Doherty and Allan Mason?]Jones 4.1 General Introduction 105 4.2 Location of Operation 105 4.3 Environmental Impacts 106 4.4 Tides 107 4.5 Tidal Range Generation 108 4.6 Tidal Stream 111 4.7 Types of Devices 126 4.8 Oscillating Hydrofoils 129 4.9 Venturi Effect Devices 130 4.10 Other Devices 130 4.11 Computational Fluid Dynamics 132 4.12 Security, Installation and Maintenance 138 4.13 Worked Examples 141 References 146 5 Device Design 151Lars Johanning, Sam D. Weller, Phillip R. Thies, Brian Holmes and John Griffiths 5.1 Standards and Certification in Marine Energy 151 5.2 Reliability 161 5.3 Moorings and Anchors 169 5.4 Foundations 178 References 185 6 Power Systems 191Andrew R. Plummer, Andrew J. Hillis and Carlos Perez?]Collazo 6.1 Introduction to Power Take?]Off Systems 191 6.2 Electrical Generators 194 6.3 Turbines for WEC Power Take?]Off 200 6.4 Hydraulic Power Transmission Systems 206 6.5 Hydraulic PTO Designs for WECs 212 6.6 Direct Mechanical Power Take?]Off 214 6.7 Control for Maximum Energy Capture 215 6.8 Electrical Infrastructure and Grid Integration 221 6.9 Summary of Challenges for PTO Design and Development 229 References 230 7 Physical Modelling 233Martyn Hann and Carlos Perez?]Collazo 7.1 Introduction 233 7.2 Device Development and Test Planning 234 7.3 Scaling and Similitude 234 7.3.1 Scaling MRE Devices 239 7.3.2 Common Problems Scaling MRE Devices 240 7.4 Model Design and Construction 241 7.5 Fixing and Mooring 247 7.6 Instrumentation 248 7.7 Model Calibration 258 7.8 Modelling the Environment 264 7.9 Test Facilities 271 7.10 Recommended Tests 274 References 283 8 Numerical Modelling 289Thomas Vyzikas and Deborah Greaves 8.1 Introduction 289 8.2 Review of Hydrodynamics 292 8.3 Numerical Modelling Techniques 310 8.4 Numerical Modelling of Water Waves 325 8.5 Commonly Used Open?]Source Software 331 8.6 Applicability of Numerical Models in MRE 346 References 351 9 Environmental Effects 364Gregorio Iglesias, Javier Abanades Tercero, Teresa Simas, Ines Machado and Erica Cruz 9.1 Introduction364 9.2 Wave Farm Effects on the Wave Field 364 9.3 Wave Farm Effects on Coastal Processes 391 9.4 Tidal Stream Farm Effects on Hydrodynamics and Sedimentary Processes 414 9.5 Marine Biota 415 9.6 The Environmental Impact Assessment 425 References 443 10 Consenting and Legal Aspects 455Anne Marie O'Hagan 10.1 Introduction 455 10.2 International Law 456 10.3 Regional Law 462 10.4 EU Law and Policy 464 10.5 National Consenting Systems 478 10.6 Gaps and Opportunities 499 Acknowledgement 504 References 504 11 The Economics of Wave and Tidal Energy 513Gregorio Iglesias, Sharay Astariz and Angela Vazquez 11.1 Individual Costs 513 11.2 Levelised Cost 518 11.3 Externalities 522 References 526 12 Project Development 533Paul Vigars, Kwangsoo Lee, Sungwon Shin, Boel Ekergard, Mats Leijon, Yago Torre?]Enciso, Dorleta Marina and Deborah Greaves 12.1 Introduction 533 12.2 Alstom Ocean Energy OCEADE (TM) Tidal Stream Turbine: The Route to Commercial Readiness 533 12.3 Seabased Wave Energy Converter 544 12.4 Lake Sihwa Tidal Power Plant, Korea 549 12.5 Mutriku Wave Power Plant 563 References 584 13 Regional Activities 587Deborah Greaves, Carlos Perez?]Collazo, Curran Crawford, Bradley Buckham, Vanesa Magar, Francisco Acuna, Sungwon Shin, Hongda Shi and Chenyu 13.1 Europe 587 13.2 North America 601 13.3 Latin America 616 13.4 Asia?]Pacific 626 13.5 China 630 References 647 Epilogue: The Future of Wave and Tidal Energy 659Deborah Greaves Index 662
Responsibility: edited by Deborah Greaves (University of Plymouth) and Gregorio Iglesias (University of Plymouth).

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