Why Can't We Get Power From Waves?

Wave power hasn’t yet made a splash because it’s hard to use waves to spin turbines, and because the sea is a harsh place to build things.

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+2 1. snotraddict commented 214 days ago

I like the idea, just not sure how you can execute it without damaging the ecosystem even more so than we do on land. It seems like the footprint required for the benefit doesn't add up. I hadn't even thought of the huge maintenance requirements from the sea water exposure. What about noise pollution and the affects on sea life?
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+2 2. Judge-Jake commented 214 days ago

Sound like a challenge to me. I'll visit my workshop and get back to you. :squirrel:
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0 3. thefox commented 214 days ago

Tidal power is the way to go. 100% predictable.