Wave Power Resource in Iran for Electrical Power Generation

Jawad Faiz
Center of Excellence on Applied Electromagnetic Systems, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Tehran, Iran

M. Ebrahimi-salari
Young Researchers Club, Islamic Azad University, Najafabad Branch, Isfahan, Iran

Ladda ner artikelhttp://dx.doi.org/10.3384/ecp110573412

Ingår i: World Renewable Energy Congress - Sweden; 8-13 May; 2011; Linköping; Sweden

Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings 57:53, s. 3412-3419

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Publicerad: 2011-11-03

ISBN: 978-91-7393-070-3

ISSN: 1650-3686 (tryckt), 1650-3740 (online)


This paper presents the physics of ocean waves and its governing mathematical equations. The potentials of the Seas in Iran for wave’s energy conversion into electrical energy using linear permanent magnet generators are discussed. The characteristics of the Seas and the useable regions for wave energy conversion are recognized. Finally economics of this energy conversion is analyzed.


Wave Energy; Electrical Power Generation; Iran


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