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Science Lecture Series – Harnessing the Power of Ocean Currents

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST

$4 – $12

How can we use currents to generate sustainable energy? Explore how tidal turbines can optimize energy extraction and look at how coastal environments are affected by their implementation. How can this be applied to tidal estuaries in Maine and the potential to create sustainable power? Dr. Lauren Ross, assistant professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering will share her research in this exciting presentation

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Date:
February 21
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$4 – $12
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Website:
http://astro.umaine.edu

Venue

Emera Astronomy Center
167 Rangeley Rd.
Orono, ME 04469 United States
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Website:
https://calendar.umaine.edu/venue/emera-astronomy-center/