ocean energy

Electricity for the 3rd millennium?

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The sea - research location, food source, transport route, playground for athletes and recreation seekers. Since time immemorial, man has made use of the gigantic oceans of the oceans.

Just as long, however, scientists are also fascinated by the fact that they use the almost infinite energy of the oceans to produce electricity. Because at some point only one-tenth of the power stored in the surf waves of the oceans could more than meet the ever-growing hunger for energy around the world.

What are the options for using the oceans? How important is their significance for securing the energy supply in the third millennium? Is the use of these renewable energies really environmentally friendly? Answers to these and many other questions can be found on the following pages.

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Dieter Lohmann
As of: 14.05.2001