Asia’s first large tidal energy farm will be deployed off the Indian state of Gujarat next year, under an agreement signed in January between state-owned Gujarat Power Corp. Ltd. and marine energy developer Atlantis Resources Corp., based in the U.K. and Singapore. Rendering Courtesy Of Atlantis Resources Marine energy developer Atlantis Resources will use its AK1000 turbine design in the Gulf of Kutch, off the coast of Gujarat state in India. Rendering Courtesy Of Atlantis Resources The offshore project, a joint venture of Atlantis and a local power utility, will involve installation of 50 bottom-mounted turbines, each generating 1 MW
Arch dams, classically curved monoliths situated in narrow valleys, are not as common as other types of dams, such as embankment dams and gravity dams. ENR takes a look at some of the biggest arch dams in the world, both completed and under construction.