Knowledge Base

The Knowledge Base compiles relevant documents, Annex IV metadata forms, and U.S. permitting sites into one table. Columns may be sorted alphabetically by clicking on the headers, while results can be narrowed by keyword searches and by selecting values in the boxes to the right. Learn more about the filtering here. More entries will load as you scroll down.

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Title Author* Date**sort ascending Type of Content Technology Type Stressor Receptor
Numerical modeling of the effect of tidal stream turbines on the hydrodynamics and the sediment transport - Application to the Alderney Race (Raz Blanchard), France Thiébot, J., de Bois, P., Guillou, S. March 2015 Journal Article N/A Static Device Nearfield Habitat
Environmental Issues Associated with Wind Energy - A Review Dai, K., et. al. March 2015 Journal Article Land-Based Wind N/A N/A
Performance and Integrity of Protective Coating Systems for Offshore Wind Power Structures after Three Years Under Offshore Site Conditions Momber, A., Plagemann, P., Stenzel, V. February 2015 Journal Article Offshore Wind Chemical Leaching N/A
The Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE) of Wave Energy Using GIS Based Analysis: The Case Study of Portugal Castro-Santos, L., et. al. February 2015 Journal Article Wave N/A Socio-economics
Mitigating Wind-Turbine Induced Avian Mortality: Sensory, Aerodynamic and Cognitive Constraints and Options May, R., et. al. February 2015 Journal Article Offshore Wind Dynamic Device Birds
Are We Missing the Boat? Current Uses of Long-Term Biological Monitoring Data in the Evaluation and Management of Marine Protected Areas Addison, P., Flander, L., Cook, C. February 2015 Journal Article N/A N/A Nearfield Habitat
A Life Cycle Co-Benefits Assessment of Wind Power in China Xue, B., et. al. January 2015 Journal Article Offshore Wind Chemical Leaching N/A
Renewable Energy Developments in an Uncertain World: The Case of Offshore Wind and Birds in the UK Masden, E., et. al. January 2015 Journal Article Offshore Wind N/A Birds
Embracing Thresholds for Better Environmental Management Kelly, R., et. al. January 2015 Journal Article N/A N/A Farfield Environment
Environmental Impacts of Renewable Energy Spellman, F. December 2014 Book MHK, Offshore Wind N/A N/A
Impact of Tidal-Stream Arrays in Relation to the Natural Variability of Sedimentary Processes Robins, P., Neill, S., Lewis, M. December 2014 Journal Article Tidal Energy Removal Nearfield Habitat
Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Electricity Generated by Offshore Wind Farms Reimers, B., Özdirik, B., Kaltschmitt, M. December 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind N/A Ecosystem
Investigating the Co-Existence of Fisheries and Offshore Renewable Energy in the UK: Identification of a Mitigation Agenda for Fishing Effort Displacement de Groot, J., et. al. December 2014 Journal Article MHK, Offshore Wind Static Device Fish
A Gis-Based System for Assessing Marine Water Quality Around Offshore Platforms Lu, F., Chen, Z., Liu, W. December 2014 Journal Article N/A N/A Nearfield Habitat
Regime Shifts in Exploited Marine Food Webs: Detecting Mechanisms Underlying Alternative Stable States using Size-Structured Community Dynamics Theory Gårdmark, A., et. al. November 2014 Journal Article N/A N/A Ecosystem
Study of Hydrokinetic Turbine Arrays with Large Eddy Simulation Sale, D., Aliseda, A. November 2014 Conference Paper MHK Energy Removal N/A
An Economic and Environmental Assessment of Transporting Bulk Energy from a Grazing Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Facility Gilmore, E., Blohm, A., Sinsabaugh, S. November 2014 Journal Article OTEC N/A Farfield Environment
Simulating Blade-Strike on Fish Passing Through Marine Hydrokinetic Turbines Romero-Gomez, P., Richmond, M. November 2014 Journal Article In-Stream, Tidal Dynamic Device Fish
Is EIA Part of the Wind Power Planning Problem? Smart, D., Stojanovic, T., Warren, C. November 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind N/A N/A
Assessing the Influence of Inflow Turbulence on Noise and Performance of a Tidal Turbine using Large Eddy Simulations Lloyd, T., Turnock, S., Humphrey, V. November 2014 Journal Article Tidal Noise N/A
Understanding bird collisions at wind farms: An updated review on the causes and possible mitigation strategies Marques, A, et. al. November 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind Dynamic Device Birds
ICOE Workshop 2014 Video Copping, A., et. al. November 2014 Video Tidal N/A N/A
Quantifying Fish Assemblages in Large, Offshore Marine Protected Areas: An Australian Case Study Hill, N., et. al. October 2014 Journal Article N/A N/A Fish
Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for Wind Energy Planning: Lessons from the United Kingdom and Germany Phylip-Jones, J., Fischer, T. October 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind N/A N/A
Tidal Energy Research in the Bay of Fundy Video Daborn, G., et. al. October 2014 Video Tidal N/A N/A
Assessing the Underwater Acoustics of the World's Largest Vibration Hammer (OCTA-KONG) and Its Potential Effects on the Indo-Pacific Humpbacked Dolphin (Sousa chinensis) Wang, Z., et. al. October 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind Noise Marine Mammals
Integration at the Round Table: Marine Spatial Planning in Multi-Stakeholder Settings Olsen, E., et. al. October 2014 Journal Article N/A N/A Socio-economics
In Situ Mortality Experiments with Juvenile Sea Bass (Dicentrarchus labrax) in Relation to Impulsive Sound Levels Caused by Pile Driving of Windmill Foundations Dubusschere, E., et. al. October 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind Noise Fish
Using Medaka Embryos as a Model System to Study Biological Effects of the Electromagnetic Fields on Development and Behavior Lee, W., Yang, K. October 2014 Journal Article N/A EMF Fish
Insights from Archaeological Analysis and Interpretation of Marine Data Sets to Inform Marine Cultural Heritage Management and Planning of Wave and Tidal Energy Development for Orkney Waters and the Pentland Firth, NE Scotland Pollard, E., et. al. October 2014 Journal Article MHK N/A Socio-economics
Great Skua (Stercorarius skua) Movements at Sea in Relation to Marine Renewable Energy Developments Wade, H., et. al. October 2014 Journal Article Wave, Offshore Wind Static Device Birds
Source Levels of the Underwater Calls of a Male Leopard Seal Rogers, T. October 2014 Journal Article N/A Noise Marine Mammals
Records of Trace Metals in Sediments from the Oregon Shelf and Slope: Investigating the Occurrence of Hypoxia Over the Past Several Thousand Years Erhardt, A., et. al. September 2014 Journal Article N/A Chemical Leaching N/A
Knowledge Brokerage Context Factors - What Matters in Knowledge Exchange in Impact Assessment? Saarela, S., Söderman, T., Lyytimäki, J. September 2014 Journal Article N/A N/A Socio-economics
Oil Platforms off California are Among the Most Productive Marine Fish Habitats Globally Claisse, J., et. al. September 2014 Journal Article N/A Static Device Fish
Marine Mammals and Ocean Noise: Future Directions and Information Needs with Respect to Science, Policy and Law in Canada Williams, R., et. al. September 2014 Journal Article N/A Noise Marine Mammals
Mapping Seabird Sensitivity to Offshore Wind Farms Bradbury, G., et. al. September 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind Dynamic Device Birds
The Significance of Parameter Uncertainties for the Prediction of Offshore Pile Driving Noise Lippert, T., von Estorff, O. September 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind Noise N/A
Wave Farm Impact: The Role of Farm-to-Coast Distance Iglesias, G., Carballo, R. September 2014 Journal Article Wave Energy Removal Farfield Environment
Characterizing the Mean Flow Field in Rivers for Resource and Environmental Impact Assessments of Hydrokinetic Energy Generation Sites Petrie, J., et. al. September 2014 Journal Article In-Stream N/A N/A
Community Benefits, Framing and the Social Acceptance of Offshore Wind Farms: An Experimental Study in England Walker, B., Wiersma, B., Bailey, E. September 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind N/A Socio-economics
An Integrated Visual Impact Assessment Model for Offshore Windfarm Development Depellegrin, D., Blažauskas, N., Egarter-Vigl, L. September 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind Static Device Ecosystem, Socio-economics
Reference Model 6 (RM6): Oscillating Wave Energy Converter Bull, D., et. al. September 2014 Report Wave N/A N/A
Investigation of Spatial Variation of Sea States Offshore of Humboldt Bay, CA Using a Hindcast Model Dallman, A., Neary, V., Stephenson, M. September 2014 Report Wave N/A N/A
Implications for offshore wind farm ornithological Cumulative Impact Assessment: How the manipulation of density and breeding season parameters affects the outcomes of Collision Risk Modelling Tongue, A. September 2014 Thesis Offshore Wind N/A Birds
Getting it Right for the North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis): A Last Opportunity for Effective Marine Spatial Planning? Petruny, L., Wright, A., Smith, C. August 2014 Journal Article N/A Static Device Marine Mammals
Cautious but Committed: Moving Toward Adaptive Planning and Operation Strategies for Renewable Energy’s Wildlife Implications Köppel, J., Dahmen, M., Helfrich, J. August 2014 Journal Article Offshore Wind N/A Bats, Socio-economics
Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Renewable Energy Sources: A Review of Lifecycle Considerations Amponsah, N., et. al. August 2014 Journal Article MHK, Offshore Wind N/A N/A
Experimental Study of the Turbulence Intensity Effects on Marine Current Turbines Behaviour. Part II: Two Interacting Turbines Mycek, P., et. al. August 2014 Journal Article Tidal Energy Removal Nearfield Habitat
The Effects of a Severn Barrage on Wave Conditions in the Bristol Channel Fairley, I., et. al. August 2014 Journal Article Tidal Energy Removal Farfield Environment

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