Skip to main content

Why can't we get power from waves?

1,716,075 Views

2,164 Questions Answered

Best of Web

Let’s Begin…

The ocean is covered with literal waves of energy, and if we could convert this energy into electricity, we could power all of humanity’s electrical needs. But for now, that’s just a dream. MinuteEarth dives into why we haven’t been able to harness the power of waves.

How do we use turbines for our electrical needs?

Login to answer question

About TED-Ed Best of Web

TED-Ed Best of Web are exceptional, user-created lessons that are carefully selected by volunteer teachers and TED-Ed staff.

Meet The Creators

More from Ecofying Cities