Ocean Protection, Ocean Energy
January 07 2011

Tidal Energy Project Moves Forward in New York

by Rick Wilson

Verdant Power has filed an application with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to install up to 30 tidal power turbines in the East Channel of New York's East River for a pilot project. Company officials say the turbines would transmit energy onto the national grid. Verdant hopes to begin installing the turbines by this fall.

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