Solar Energy from the Ocean

(Image courtesy YourCleanEnergy)
(Image courtesy YourCleanEnergy)

Solar energy technology has greatly improved over the last few years, but who would have thought that the ocean could be used as a solar collector? And who would have installed the technology to do so? That’s what’s now being done at the Seward Sea Life Center. And now they’re seeking to spread the energy.

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HOST: Steve HeimelAlaska Public Radio Network


  • Darryl Scheafermeyer, Facilities Director, Alaska Sea Life Center
  • Tom Royer, Professor Emeritus of Oceanography, University of Alaska
  • Andy Baker, Energy Consultant, YourCleanEnergy
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LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.

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