First-Generation Wave Power Plants: Current Status and R&D Requirements

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A. F. de O. Falcão

Mechanical Engineering Department, Instituto Superior Técnico, 1049-001 Lisbon, Portugal

J. Offshore Mech. Arct. Eng 126(4), 384-388 (Mar 07, 2005) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1839882 History: Received August 19, 2003; Revised November 14, 2003; Online March 07, 2005
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Grahic Jump Location
Longitudinal section of an OWC converter (Pico island plant)
Grahic Jump Location
Monoplane Wells turbine without guide vanes
Grahic Jump Location
Self-rectifying impulse turbine



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