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Stephanie Evans

WAVE ENERGY: SURF’S UP (OR SO WE HOPE)

All those big waves. Where do they come from?  What caused them?  Looks like some serious power behind all that water crashing onto shore. Wave energy is caused by the wind blowing over open water and creating waves.  The energy caught up in that waterpower is serious.  Although wave energy has proved challenging to harness…

Stephanie Evans

Motion of the Ocean: Introduction to Wave Energy

When it comes to renewable energy, many of us have already heard of the most popular sources, such as solar or wind power. But did you know that renewable energy can be harnessed from other natural resources and occurrences, such as the heat of the Earth and even the movement of waves? It’s true! Wave…