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U.K. Ponders World's Biggest Tidal Power Scheme

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Science  20 Jun 2008:
Vol. 320, Issue 5883, pp. 1574
DOI: 10.1126/science.320.5883.1574

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Wildlife and environmental groups are opposing the construction of the world's largest tidal power scheme on grounds that it will damage a unique ecosystem and that it will cost too much.