Tidal Power: Tapping Energy from the Ocean

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Talk of the Nation, August 10, 2007 Could ocean waves be the next renewable energy source? A new bill in Congress proposes spending millions of dollars a year to harvest marine energy. How can ocean swells make electricity? And how much renewable power lies in the sea surf? Guests discuss what it will take to bring the technology into widespread use.

George Taylor, CEO, Ocean Power Technologies, Inc.

Sean O'Neill, president, Ocean Renewable Energy Coalition

 

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