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Master of Arts in Marine Affairs
This paper presents an assessment of past and present technological innovations and research related to the present energy crisis-the impact and the interrelationship. In particular, it surveys the development of tidal power plants with particular emphasis on the past and present status of the Passamaquoddy-Cobscook Bay Dam Project. It exam1nes the benefits and environmental effects associated with tidal power development, and explores the causes and effects of the tides. It concludes w1th a brief detail of the feasibility of other renewable sources of energy-and of the impact of technological developments on marine and international affairs.
Berryman, Matilene S., "Technology and the Energy Crisis: An Assessment of the Interrelationship and the Impact" (1979). Theses and Major Papers. Paper 17.