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Volume 2013, Article ID 547563, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/547563
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Marine Renewable Energies: Perspectives and Implications for Marine Ecosystems

1Environmental Engineering Division, DICA-Civil and Environmental Engineering Department , Politecnico di Milano, 20133 Milano, Italy
2Department of Civil Engineering, Aalborg University, 9000 Aalborg, Denmark
3School of Marine Science and Engineering, Plymouth University, Plymouth PL4 8AA, Devon, UK
4Department of Civil Engineering, SUN, Seconda Università di Napoli, 81031 Aversa, Caserta, Italy

Received 5 June 2013; Accepted 5 June 2013

Copyright © 2013 Arianna Azzellino et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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