https://annecharnock.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Screen-Shot-2015-08-01-at-11.29.19.png 300 368 anne http://annecharnock.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/AC-name-banner2.jpg anne2013-01-14 18:05:002015-08-01 11:30:05Severn Estuary ‘Wrong Place to Start’ with Tidal
One of the world’s biggest tidal energy turbines being prepared for deployment in Scotland.
A Royal Society report says we’re underestimating the amount of electricity that could be generated from tidal sources, says Matt McGrathBBC Environment correspondent.
In summary – 15% of UK needs could be met from barrages that exploit tidal flow and 5% from planting turbines underwater in fast flowing tidal streams. The report’s co-author, Dr Nicholas Yates of the National Oceanography Centre, says: Read more