Ocean Tides

Ocean tides

ACCUMULATION

Name Energy (J) Exergy (J) Carbon (g) Year Active
Tidal Gravitational Exergy 5.300e+18 5.300e+18 0.000e+00 0 true

SOURCES

Transformation Exergy Flux (J/s) Carbon Flux (g/s) Citations
Tidal Influx 3.500e+12 0.000e+00 Significant dissipation of tidal energy in the deep ocean inferred from satellite altimeter data The accuracy of surface elevations in forward global barotropic and baroclinic tide models
TOTAL 3.500e+12 0.000e+00

SINKS

Transformation Exergy Flux (J/s) Carbon Flux (g/s)
Tidal Power Plants 2.941e+08 0.000e+00
Tidal Friction 3.500e+12 0.000e+00
TOTAL 3.500e+12 0.000e+00