Tidal Current Energy Demonstration Project: Renewable Energy for Race Rocks

Energy Minister.jpg ENCANA Media Coverage of this story in the Pearson College LINK
Press Release:
ENCANA Partners to enable Pearson College- ENCANA – Clean Current Tidal Power Demonstration Project at Race Rocks Feb 25, 2005
Complete Video Coverage of the Announcement at Pearson College TV and Print Media coverage
of the event
BACKGROUNDER: Link to the news release

Stephen HarperPrime Minister Stephen Harper visits Race Rocks and Pearson College for an “ecoEnergy announcement”. January 19, 2007
tidalturbinrPresentation at the European Commission Coordinated Action on Ocean Energy (CA-OE)Workshop on Environmental, Economics, Development Policy, and Promotion of Opportunities, Copenhagen, Denmark 26-27 April 2007

 

 


Environmental Impact Monitoring of the Tidal Energy Project.

 

 

 

Video on Tidal Turbine Project

Video on the Pearson College, EnCana, Clean Current Tidal Power Demonstration Project at Race Rocks
END of Tidal Energy project and removal of Turbine

 

 

Cable Laying Aug 2006

Update on Activities at Race Rocks on the Pearson College- ENCANA – Clean Current Tidal Power Demonstration Project and the Integrated Energy Project.

 

 

link to Taco Niet

History and Background Information
on the Alternate Energy Project at Race Rocks.

 

 

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Tidal Currents as an Abiotic Factor In the Race Rocks Ecosystem

 

 

J de F currents

Strait of Juan de Fuca currents and tides Link

 

 

 

oldenergyTraditional Energy Generation
By Diesel Oil at Race Rocks .
Environmental Impacts of the Existing Diesel Powered Generator

 

 

 

Solar energy investigation

The Solar Energy Component of the Integrated Energy System at Race Rocks

 

 

 

Davis Weather Instrument

the Environmental Data page with links to weather station and underwater physical factors.

 

 

 

 

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Connor Scheu and Wouter Zwart April 2, 2009 the outputs of energy from the system.

 

 

turbineinspectVideo on turbine inspection before removal, Jun,2011

 

 

 

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