Sources and Resources for “Sea Power”

 

General articles on OTEC:

 

U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory: "What is Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion"

http://www.nrel.gov/otec/what.html

 

Luis Vega, Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Primer

www.pichtr.org/mts_otec_published.pdf 

 

National Energy Laboratory of Hawaii Authority,

"A Brief History of OTEC Research at NELHA"

http://www.otecnews.org/articles/nelha_otec_history.html

 

Makai Ocean Engineering,

"Deep Pipelines for Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion" (Makai Ocean Engineering)

http://www.makai.com/p-otec.htm

 

Offshore Infrastructure Associates

"History of OTEC"

http://www.offinf.com/history.htm

 

C. Barry, "Ocean thermal energy conversion and CO2 sequestration," Renewable Energy World.com,

http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2008/07/ocean-thermal-energy-conversion-and-co2-sequestration-52762

 

Atmocean, Inc.,

"Biological ocean sequestration of CO2 using Atmocean upwelling"

http://www.atmocean.com/sequestration.htm

 

G. Nihous, "A preliminary assessment of ocean thermal energy conversion resources," Journal of Energy Technology Resources, March 2007.

http://scitation.aip.org/getabs/servlet/GetabsServlet?prog=normal&id=JERTD2000129000001000010000001&idtype=cvips&gifs=yes

 

D. Karl and R. Letelier, Nitrogen fixation-enhanced carbon sequestration in low nitrate, low chlorophyll seascapes." Marine Ecology Progress Series, July 29, 2008.

http://www.int-res.com/abstracts/meps/v364/p257-268/

 

Library of OTEC papers, from the Bjelkeman Companies

http://www.bjelkeman.com/oteclibrary/

 

 

On using deep water for cooling:

 

Makai Ocean Engineering

"SeaWater Air Conditioning"

http://www.makai.com/e-swac.htm

 

National Geographic

"The AC of Tomorrow? Tapping Deep Water for Cooling"

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/pf/12250796.html

 

Cornell University Facilities Services

"Lake Source Cooling"

http://www.utilities.cornell.edu/utl_lscabout.html

 

Government of Hawaii, site on energy

http://hawaii.gov/dbedt/info/energy

 

C. Hoffman, "The Mad Genius from the Bottom of the Sea," Wired, June 2005

http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/13.06/craven.html