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Science & Tech Spotlight: Renewable Ocean Energy   [open pdf - 465KB]

From the Document: "Renewable ocean energy has the potential to reduce global carbon emissions from fossil fuels by 500 million tons by 2050, and could also meet the energy needs of isolated communities, which may not have access to reliable electricity sources. However, the technologies can be costly and more research is needed to understand their potential effects on marine wildlife."

Report Number:
GAO-21-533SP
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Date:
2021-06
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Government Accountability Office: https://www.gao.gov/
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pdf
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application/pdf
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