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TETHYS   The marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) Environmental Impacts Knowledge Management System

Tethys is a database and knowledge management system that provides access to information and research pertaining to the potential environmental effects of marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) and offshore wind development. Tethys is being developed by the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) to support the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Wind and Water Power Program. Tethys also hosts data from Annex IV.

Annex IV is a collaborative project among member nations of the IEA Ocean Energy Systems-Implementing Agreement (OES-IA) to examine environmental effects of ocean energy devices and projects. Tethys is hosting the data and documents resulting from this collaboration.

TETHYS on the web: http://mhk.pnnl.gov/wiki/index.php/Tethys_Home

     Also see direct links for maps of ocean energy projects in:

World Wide: http://mhk.pnnl.gov/wiki/index.php/Annex_IV_Activities_Around_the_World

USA: http://mhk.pnnl.gov/wiki/index.php/Sites_Main_Page


Environmental Organizations

OrganisationFocus Country / Continent 
CAFF Conservation of Artic Flora and Fauna

Artic Flora and Fauna

Artic North
European Climate Foundation European climate and energy policies Europe
Friends of the Earth International Environmental network, worlds largest  World Wide
Greenpeace Environmental and climate actions  World Wide
OCEANA Ocean protection  America, Europe
Ocean Conservation Research Ocean protection  Amerika North
NRDC Natural Resources Defense Council  Climate, Ocean, Environment  Amerika North, China
Sea Shepherd Ocean wildlife protection World Wide
UNEP United Nations Environment Programme Environment for development  World Wide
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change Climate  World Wide
World Ocean Observatory Ocean protection Amerika North
WWF World Wide Fund for Nature Wildlife protection, Climate   World Wide

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European Climate Foundation

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