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Tessellated Pavement, a wave-cut platform of horizontal strata, north of Pirates Bay, Forestier Peninsula, South East, Tasmania, Australia, Pacific
83-12018 - Tessellated Pavement, a wave-cut platform of horizontal strata, north of Pirates Bay, Forestier Peninsula, South East, Tasmania, Australia, Pacific
Tourist in The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang Bands, Liesegangen Rings, or Liesegang Rings, North Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermillion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, USA
832-374727 - Tourist in The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang Bands, Liesegangen Rings, or Liesegang Rings, North Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermillion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, USA
Wave-cut arch in limestone headland, Durdle Door, Jurassic Heritage Coast, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, Europe
29-4623 - Wave-cut arch in limestone headland, Durdle Door, Jurassic Heritage Coast, UNESCO World Heritage Site, Isle of Purbeck, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, Europe
Wave-cut platform, and chalk cliffs, Flamborough South Landing, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe
29-4635 - Wave-cut platform, and chalk cliffs, Flamborough South Landing, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, Europe
The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang bands or Liesegang rings, North Coyote Buttes, CBN, Pareah Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, Southwestern USA, USA
832-374813 - The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang bands or Liesegang rings, North Coyote Buttes, CBN, Pareah Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, Southwestern USA, USA
321-3947 - Sandstone wave, Paria Canyon, Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness, Arizona, United States of America (U.S.A.), North America
Sandstone wave, Paria Canyon, Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness, Arizona, United States of America (U.S.A.), North America
321-3949 - Sandstone wave, Paria Canyon, Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness, Arizona, United States of America (U.S.A.), North America
Wave patterns on the White Sand Beach of Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park, Freycinet Peninsula, Coles Bay, Tasmania, Australia, Pacific
733-1676 - Wave patterns on the White Sand Beach of Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park, Freycinet Peninsula, Coles Bay, Tasmania, Australia, Pacific
Australia Western Australia Wagin Wave Rock - Eroded Lava Tube Antipodean Aussie Australian Oceania Oz
797-3609 - Australia Western Australia Wagin Wave Rock - Eroded Lava Tube Antipodean Aussie Australian Oceania Oz
Professional surfer, Lucia Martiño, duck dives under a wave in the south atolls (Maldives)
857-92639 - Professional surfer, Lucia Martiño, duck dives under a wave in the south atolls (Maldives)
Surfing Jaws, a 30 wave on the north shore of Maui, Hawaii
817-8093 - Surfing Jaws, a 30 wave on the north shore of Maui, Hawaii
Red sandstone formation under blue sky, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
1113-93673 - Red sandstone formation under blue sky, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
Red sandstone formation under blue sky, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
1113-93672 - Red sandstone formation under blue sky, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
Red sandstone reflecting in water, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
1113-93669 - Red sandstone reflecting in water, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
Red sandstone formation under blue sky, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
1113-93670 - Red sandstone formation under blue sky, The Wave, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Southwest, USA, America
The Wave, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah, USA
817-100388 - The Wave, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, Utah, USA
Wavescan lenticular buoy, meteorological sensors, wave measurement, It transmits its position and the parameters processed by satellite, AZTI-Tecnalia, Technological Centre specialised in Marine and Food Research, Pasaia, Gipuzkoa, Euskadi, Spain.
817-67316 - Wavescan lenticular buoy, meteorological sensors, wave measurement, It transmits its position and the parameters processed by satellite, AZTI-Tecnalia, Technological Centre specialised in Marine and Food Research, Pasaia, Gipuzkoa, Euskadi, Spain.
Hiking, "The Wave", Coyote Buttes, Paria wilderness, Arizona, USA.
817-88618 - Hiking, "The Wave", Coyote Buttes, Paria wilderness, Arizona, USA.
Surfer on shortboard riding wave at popular Playa Guiones surf beach, Nosara, Nicoya Peninsula, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica, Central America
83-12665 - Surfer on shortboard riding wave at popular Playa Guiones surf beach, Nosara, Nicoya Peninsula, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica, Central America
The Frankfurter Welle, a wave-shaped modern office building, designed by the architects JSK, Westend-Sued, Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany, Europe
832-112701 - The Frankfurter Welle, a wave-shaped modern office building, designed by the architects JSK, Westend-Sued, Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany, Europe
Small dusty wave moth (Idaea seriata), North West Bulgaria, EuropeFamily Geometridae
1001-307 - Small dusty wave moth (Idaea seriata), North West Bulgaria, EuropeFamily Geometridae
The Wave rock formation, red sandstone of the Moenkopi Formation, rock formations, colours and textures in the Lower Antelope Canyon, Corkscrew Canyon, Page, Navajo National Reservation, Arizona, United States of America
832-68237 - The Wave rock formation, red sandstone of the Moenkopi Formation, rock formations, colours and textures in the Lower Antelope Canyon, Corkscrew Canyon, Page, Navajo National Reservation, Arizona, United States of America
Wave Rock, Hyden, Western Australia, Australia, Pacific
834-2801 - Wave Rock, Hyden, Western Australia, Australia, Pacific
Surfer on a large wave with Graciosa Island beyond, at the world class surf reef break known as San Juan, east of Famara in the north of the island, Famara, Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe
83-12401 - Surfer on a large wave with Graciosa Island beyond, at the world class surf reef break known as San Juan, east of Famara in the north of the island, Famara, Lanzarote, Canary Islands, Spain, Atlantic, Europe
Hiker exploring The Wave, a 190 million year old Jurassic-age Navajo sandstone rock formation, Coyotte Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness Area, Utah-Arizona border, USA
817-309394 - Hiker exploring The Wave, a 190 million year old Jurassic-age Navajo sandstone rock formation, Coyotte Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness Area, Utah-Arizona border, USA
Hikers exploring The Wave, a 190 million year old Jurassic-age Navajo sandstone rock formation, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness Area, Utah-Arizona border, USA
817-309393 - Hikers exploring The Wave, a 190 million year old Jurassic-age Navajo sandstone rock formation, Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermillion Cliffs Wilderness Area, Utah-Arizona border, USA
Side view of large wave with curl breaks toward shoreline spray off tips
1116-38797 - Side view of large wave with curl breaks toward shoreline spray off tips
Hawaii, Oahu, North Shore, large wave curling breaking with white mist blowing back (Black and white photograph).
1116-32383 - Hawaii, Oahu, North Shore, large wave curling breaking with white mist blowing back (Black and white photograph).
Blue wave curling, closeup side view with blue skies.
1116-36362 - Blue wave curling, closeup side view with blue skies.
Surfer girl, Jessica Bishop riding a wave
1116-35494 - Surfer girl, Jessica Bishop riding a wave
Surfer girl, Jessica Bishop riding a wave
1116-35492 - Surfer girl, Jessica Bishop riding a wave
Hawaii, Oahu, Waimea Shorebreak, side view large, misty wave coming in to shore
1116-36421 - Hawaii, Oahu, Waimea Shorebreak, side view large, misty wave coming in to shore
Hawaii, Oahu, Perfect wave at Pipeline.
1116-36445 - Hawaii, Oahu, Perfect wave at Pipeline.
Two pre-teen girls play at Paia Beach, Maui, Hawaii and laugh as the wave gets them wet.
857-75839 - Two pre-teen girls play at Paia Beach, Maui, Hawaii and laugh as the wave gets them wet.
James Mole kayaks on the standing wave at Skookumchuck Narrows. Egmont, British Columbia, Canada
857-33653 - James Mole kayaks on the standing wave at Skookumchuck Narrows. Egmont, British Columbia, Canada
False killer whale (pseudorca crasidens) Eastern Caribbean. A false killer whale surges powerfully down the face a wave. The eye is shut and there is a small scar on the tip of the snout.
931-270 - False killer whale (pseudorca crasidens) Eastern Caribbean. A false killer whale surges powerfully down the face a wave. The eye is shut and there is a small scar on the tip of the snout.
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall -  Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
1031-54 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall - Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall -  Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
1031-56 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall - Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - The Pelamis Wave Power machine in Orkney - alongside in Lyness - the machine is the P2 . The Pelamis absorbs the energy of ocean waves and converts it into electricity.  The machine floats semi-submerged on the surface of the water and is made up of a number of cylindrical sections joined together by hinged joints.  As waves pass down the length of the machine these sections flex relative to one another.  The motion at each hinged joint is resisted by hydraulic cylinders which pump fluid into high pressure accumulators allowing electrical generation to be smooth and continuous.  Control of the resistance applied by the hydraulic cylinders allows generation to be maximised when waves are small, and the machine response to be minimised in storms.  All generation systems are sealed and dry inside the machines and power is transmitted to shore using standard subsea cables and equipment.
1031-46 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - The Pelamis Wave Power machine in Orkney - alongside in Lyness - the machine is the P2 . The Pelamis absorbs the energy of ocean waves and converts it into electricity. The machine floats semi-submerged on the surface of the water and is made up of a number of cylindrical sections joined together by hinged joints. As waves pass down the length of the machine these sections flex relative to one another. The motion at each hinged joint is resisted by hydraulic cylinders which pump fluid into high pressure accumulators allowing electrical generation to be smooth and continuous. Control of the resistance applied by the hydraulic cylinders allows generation to be maximised when waves are small, and the machine response to be minimised in storms. All generation systems are sealed and dry inside the machines and power is transmitted to shore using standard subsea cables and equipment.
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - Tidal Generation Limited - backed by Rolls Rpyce -TGL is are currently operating a 500kWe concept demonstrator unit at The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Tidal site in Orkney. This has been generating since September 2010 and provides power for up to 300 homes.
1031-58 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - Tidal Generation Limited - backed by Rolls Rpyce -TGL is are currently operating a 500kWe concept demonstrator unit at The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Tidal site in Orkney. This has been generating since September 2010 and provides power for up to 300 homes.
Big wave forming in The Valley of the Waves, Sun City, South Africa, Africa
483-1530 - Big wave forming in The Valley of the Waves, Sun City, South Africa, Africa
Black pebble beach with wave hem, time exposure, view to Teide on Tenerife, Playa de Caleta, La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
832-384767 - Black pebble beach with wave hem, time exposure, view to Teide on Tenerife, Playa de Caleta, La Gomera, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang bands or Liesegang rings, North Coyote Buttes, CBN, Pareah Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, Southwestern USA, USA
832-374809 - The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang bands or Liesegang rings, North Coyote Buttes, CBN, Pareah Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, Southwestern USA, USA
Large wave on the ocean off the West coast of Oahu, Oahu, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-47661 - Large wave on the ocean off the West coast of Oahu, Oahu, Hawaii, United States of America
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - Tidal Generation Limited - backed by Rolls Rpyce -TGL is are currently operating a 500kWe concept demonstrator unit at The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Tidal site in Orkney. This has been generating since September 2010 and provides power for up to 300 homes.
1031-44 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - Tidal Generation Limited - backed by Rolls Rpyce -TGL is are currently operating a 500kWe concept demonstrator unit at The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Tidal site in Orkney. This has been generating since September 2010 and provides power for up to 300 homes.
Surf and waves, water flows after a big wave between stones back to the Atlantic Ocean, south coast, La Palma, Canary Islands, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
832-387376 - Surf and waves, water flows after a big wave between stones back to the Atlantic Ocean, south coast, La Palma, Canary Islands, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
Sand dunes in the desert, wave patterns in the sand, dune landscape Erg Chebbi, Merzouga, Sahara, Morocco, Africa
832-383974 - Sand dunes in the desert, wave patterns in the sand, dune landscape Erg Chebbi, Merzouga, Sahara, Morocco, Africa
Wave with rainbow colours, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
832-387484 - Wave with rainbow colours, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
Surf crashes on the reef off the island of Yap in Micronesia. Underwater view of a wave breaking, Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
1116-46827 - Surf crashes on the reef off the island of Yap in Micronesia. Underwater view of a wave breaking, Yap, Federated States of Micronesia
Sunlight shines on a wave under a cloudy sky along the Oregon coast, Lincoln City, Oregon, United States of America
1116-48838 - Sunlight shines on a wave under a cloudy sky along the Oregon coast, Lincoln City, Oregon, United States of America
Large ocean wave crashes into rock along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-44529 - Large ocean wave crashes into rock along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, United States of America
Wave, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
832-387485 - Wave, Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain, Europe
Wave structure, coloured mineral deposits at the edge of the hot steaming spring, Grand Prismatic Spring, Midway Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA, North America
832-384346 - Wave structure, coloured mineral deposits at the edge of the hot steaming spring, Grand Prismatic Spring, Midway Geyser Basin, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA, North America
Black sandy beach with wave hem, beach of Puerto Naos, west coast, La Palma, Canary Island, Spain, Europe
832-384688 - Black sandy beach with wave hem, beach of Puerto Naos, west coast, La Palma, Canary Island, Spain, Europe
A golden sunset at Ulua Beach with wave, Wailea, Maui, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-47298 - A golden sunset at Ulua Beach with wave, Wailea, Maui, Hawaii, United States of America
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - The Pelamis Wave Power machine in Orkney - alongside in Lyness - the machine is the P2 . The Pelamis absorbs the energy of ocean waves and converts it into electricity.  The machine floats semi-submerged on the surface of the water and is made up of a number of cylindrical sections joined together by hinged joints.  As waves pass down the length of the machine these sections flex relative to one another.  The motion at each hinged joint is resisted by hydraulic cylinders which pump fluid into high pressure accumulators allowing electrical generation to be smooth and continuous.  Control of the resistance applied by the hydraulic cylinders allows generation to be maximised when waves are small, and the machine response to be minimised in storms.  All generation systems are sealed and dry inside the machines and power is transmitted to shore using standard subsea cables and equipment.
1031-45 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - The Pelamis Wave Power machine in Orkney - alongside in Lyness - the machine is the P2 . The Pelamis absorbs the energy of ocean waves and converts it into electricity. The machine floats semi-submerged on the surface of the water and is made up of a number of cylindrical sections joined together by hinged joints. As waves pass down the length of the machine these sections flex relative to one another. The motion at each hinged joint is resisted by hydraulic cylinders which pump fluid into high pressure accumulators allowing electrical generation to be smooth and continuous. Control of the resistance applied by the hydraulic cylinders allows generation to be maximised when waves are small, and the machine response to be minimised in storms. All generation systems are sealed and dry inside the machines and power is transmitted to shore using standard subsea cables and equipment.
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall -  Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
1031-52 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall - Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
Hawaii, Oahu, North Shore, Waimea Bay, Huge wave crashing on shorebreak (Black and white photograph).
1116-32387 - Hawaii, Oahu, North Shore, Waimea Bay, Huge wave crashing on shorebreak (Black and white photograph).
A golden sunset at Ulua Beach with wave, Wailea, Maui, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-47297 - A golden sunset at Ulua Beach with wave, Wailea, Maui, Hawaii, United States of America
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - Tidal Generation Limited - backed by Rolls Rpyce -TGL is are currently operating a 500kWe concept demonstrator unit at The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Tidal site in Orkney. This has been generating since September 2010 and provides power for up to 300 homes.
1031-51 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - Tidal Generation Limited - backed by Rolls Rpyce -TGL is are currently operating a 500kWe concept demonstrator unit at The European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) Tidal site in Orkney. This has been generating since September 2010 and provides power for up to 300 homes.
Two Sally Lightfoot crabs (Grapsus grapsus) splashed by wave, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
1116-48819 - Two Sally Lightfoot crabs (Grapsus grapsus) splashed by wave, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
Large ocean wave crashes into rock along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-44530 - Large ocean wave crashes into rock along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, United States of America
Palio banquet for members of the Onda (Wave) contrada, Siena, Tuscany, Italy, Europe
390-2044 - Palio banquet for members of the Onda (Wave) contrada, Siena, Tuscany, Italy, Europe
Ocean wave cresting and splashing sea foam
1177-3366 - Ocean wave cresting and splashing sea foam
Common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) leaping from wave. Shows position of pectoral fins for direction and tail for power. Gibraltar
1036-38 - Common dolphin (Delphinus delphis) leaping from wave. Shows position of pectoral fins for direction and tail for power. Gibraltar
Underwater view of a breaking wave as the surf crashes over a sandy bottom off the island of Maui, Maui, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-39697 - Underwater view of a breaking wave as the surf crashes over a sandy bottom off the island of Maui, Maui, Hawaii, United States of America
Antarctic Gentoo Penguin panting due to summer heat wave, Antarctica, Polar Regions
1320-66 - Antarctic Gentoo Penguin panting due to summer heat wave, Antarctica, Polar Regions
Hawaii, Maui, Paia, Athletic stand up paddle boarder rides wave
1116-27883 - Hawaii, Maui, Paia, Athletic stand up paddle boarder rides wave
Northern gannet nesting colony on the wave crashed island of Little Skellig Michael, County Kerry, Irish Sea, Republic of Ireland, Europe
1112-2396 - Northern gannet nesting colony on the wave crashed island of Little Skellig Michael, County Kerry, Irish Sea, Republic of Ireland, Europe
Underwater Movement Of A Wave, Tarifa, Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain
1116-41626 - Underwater Movement Of A Wave, Tarifa, Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain
Wave crashing on the promenade along the port of Little Venice, Mykonos Island, Cyclades, Greece, Europe
832-303326 - Wave crashing on the promenade along the port of Little Venice, Mykonos Island, Cyclades, Greece, Europe
The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang bands or Liesegang rings, North Coyote Buttes, CBN, Pareah Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, Southwestern USA, USA
832-374812 - The Wave, banded eroded Navajo sandstone rocks with Liesegang bands or Liesegang rings, North Coyote Buttes, CBN, Pareah Paria Canyon, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, Utah, Southwestern USA, USA
The Barrel Of A Wave Reflects Sunlight On The Ocean, Alaska, United States Of America
1116-47040 - The Barrel Of A Wave Reflects Sunlight On The Ocean, Alaska, United States Of America
Antarctic Gentoo Penguin panting due to summer heat wave, Antarctica, Polar Regions
1320-65 - Antarctic Gentoo Penguin panting due to summer heat wave, Antarctica, Polar Regions
1218-119 - Couture fashion, The Wave, Coyote Butte, Utah Wilderness, United States of America, North America
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - The Pelamis Wave Power machine in Orkney - alongside in Lyness - the machine is the P2 . The Pelamis absorbs the energy of ocean waves and converts it into electricity.  The machine floats semi-submerged on the surface of the water and is made up of a number of cylindrical sections joined together by hinged joints.  As waves pass down the length of the machine these sections flex relative to one another.  The motion at each hinged joint is resisted by hydraulic cylinders which pump fluid into high pressure accumulators allowing electrical generation to be smooth and continuous.  Control of the resistance applied by the hydraulic cylinders allows generation to be maximised when waves are small, and the machine response to be minimised in storms.  All generation systems are sealed and dry inside the machines and power is transmitted to shore using standard subsea cables and equipment.
1031-48 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - The Pelamis Wave Power machine in Orkney - alongside in Lyness - the machine is the P2 . The Pelamis absorbs the energy of ocean waves and converts it into electricity. The machine floats semi-submerged on the surface of the water and is made up of a number of cylindrical sections joined together by hinged joints. As waves pass down the length of the machine these sections flex relative to one another. The motion at each hinged joint is resisted by hydraulic cylinders which pump fluid into high pressure accumulators allowing electrical generation to be smooth and continuous. Control of the resistance applied by the hydraulic cylinders allows generation to be maximised when waves are small, and the machine response to be minimised in storms. All generation systems are sealed and dry inside the machines and power is transmitted to shore using standard subsea cables and equipment.
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall -  Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
1031-55 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot - out testing with the Scotrenewables machine off Kirwall - Scotrenewables Tidal Power Ltd is a renewable energy research and development business based in the Orkney Islands.
Silhouetted male surfer riding ocean wave
1177-3300 - Silhouetted male surfer riding ocean wave
Male surfer riding ocean wave
1177-3005 - Male surfer riding ocean wave
Male surfer riding turquoise blue ocean wave
1177-3004 - Male surfer riding turquoise blue ocean wave
Full frame ocean wave tunnel
1177-3340 - Full frame ocean wave tunnel
Silhouetted male surfer watching ocean wave from sunset beach
1177-3298 - Silhouetted male surfer watching ocean wave from sunset beach
Focused male surfer riding ocean wave
1177-3295 - Focused male surfer riding ocean wave
Hawaii, Maui, Paia, Athletic stand up paddle boarder rides wave
1116-27884 - Hawaii, Maui, Paia, Athletic stand up paddle boarder rides wave
Male surfer riding ocean wave
1177-3294 - Male surfer riding ocean wave
Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot The Wello Penguin
1031-49 - Orkney Islands Sept 2011 Wave and Tidal Power shoot The Wello Penguin
Male surfer riding turquoise blue ocean wave
1177-3003 - Male surfer riding turquoise blue ocean wave
Large ocean wave crashes into rock along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, United States of America
1116-44531 - Large ocean wave crashes into rock along the Na Pali Coast, Kauai, Hawaii, United States of America
Wave Crashing Into Shore And Splashing Onto The Land Above The Cliffs, Isla De La Palomas, Tarifa, Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain
1116-46547 - Wave Crashing Into Shore And Splashing Onto The Land Above The Cliffs, Isla De La Palomas, Tarifa, Cadiz, Andalusia, Spain
Turquoise Ocean Water In A Curled Wave Along The Beach, Hawaii, United States Of America
1116-46757 - Turquoise Ocean Water In A Curled Wave Along The Beach, Hawaii, United States Of America
Southern elephant seals (Mirounga leonina) on beach with breaking wave, Sea Lion Island, Falkland Islands, South America
1167-370 - Southern elephant seals (Mirounga leonina) on beach with breaking wave, Sea Lion Island, Falkland Islands, South America
A man gazing up at Wave Rock, at Hyden, Western Australia, Australia, Pacific
383-1001 - A man gazing up at Wave Rock, at Hyden, Western Australia, Australia, Pacific
Breaking Wave, Hawaii, United States Of America
1116-46298 - Breaking Wave, Hawaii, United States Of America
Surfers riding wave, Mavericks, Monterey Bay, California
1173-3442 - Surfers riding wave, Mavericks, Monterey Bay, California
The Wave, a breathtaking work of art, naturally carved in beautiful red and yellow striated soft Navajo sandstone, North Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, USA.
817-34716 - The Wave, a breathtaking work of art, naturally carved in beautiful red and yellow striated soft Navajo sandstone, North Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, USA.
The Wave, a breathtaking work of art, naturally carved in beautiful red and yellow striated soft Navajo sandstone, North Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, USA.
817-34714 - The Wave, a breathtaking work of art, naturally carved in beautiful red and yellow striated soft Navajo sandstone, North Coyote Buttes, Paria Canyon-Vermilion Cliffs Wilderness, Vermilion Cliffs National Monument, Arizona, USA.
Scenic wave: storm wave.
817-57798 - Scenic wave: storm wave.
Male surfer riding ocean wave
1177-3292 - Male surfer riding ocean wave
Large curling glassy wave, slight glimpse of land.
1116-36418 - Large curling glassy wave, slight glimpse of land.
Tourist woman in splashing wave at Felicite Island, boulders and palm trees behind, La Digue, Seychelles, Indian Ocean, Africa
1314-87 - Tourist woman in splashing wave at Felicite Island, boulders and palm trees behind, La Digue, Seychelles, Indian Ocean, Africa