Definition: Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy

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Marine and Hydrokinetic Energy

The method of capturing energy from waves, tides, ocean currents, the natural flow of water in rivers, and marine thermal gradients, without building new dams or diversions.[1]

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Also Known As
Marine Energy, Marine Power, Ocean Energy, Ocean Power
Related Terms
Tidal PowerOcean Current PowerOcean Thermal EnergyWave Power
References
  1. http://energy.gov/eere/water/marine-and-hydrokinetic-technology-development-and-testing