|  November 27, 2014  |  
Overcast   21.0F  |  Forecast »
Bookmark and Share Email this page Email Print this page Print Feed Feed

Regulators Approve First Commercial Hydrokinetic Projects in the United States

New hydrokinetic energy technologies that generate electricity by harnessing the energy from ocean waves, tides, and river currents are advancing toward commercial development in the United States. They are not expected to add major power supplies anytime soon, but federal regulators this year approved licenses for two hydrokinetic energy projects to produce electricity from wave power buoys anchored off the Oregon coast and from underwater turbines driven by the current in New York City's East River.

See photos and read more....

Add your comment:
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit Module
Advertisement