Accession Number : ADA099250


Title :   Plan of Study for the Tidal Power Study, Cobscook Bay, Maine, USA


Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS WALTHAM MA NEW ENGLAND DIV


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a099250.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1978


Pagination or Media Count : 368


Abstract : The Plan of Study presents the general procedures to be followed in determining the need, advisability, plan formulation and determining impacts and recommendations of a tidal power project in the Cobscook Bay region of the State of Maine. The purpose of the project is to generate electricity from tidal action for consumption and benefit in the State of Maine and New England region. Briefly, this document includes tasks to be accomplished, assignments and responsibility of such tasks, study scheduling, allocation of study costs, and coordination required for the planning of three items: (1) The tidal power project report, (2) The transmission lines, and (3) An environmental impacts statement for the transmission lines and tidal power project.


Descriptors :   *OCEAN TIDES , *HYDROELECTRICITY , COSTS , MAINE , BAYS , ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION


Subject Categories : Physical and Dynamic Oceanography
      Electric Power Production and Distribution


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE