tidal power plant

potvynių elektrinė statusas T sritis Energetika apibrėžtis Elektrinė, naudojanti vandenynų potvynių ir atoslūgių metu kintantį vandens lygį hidroturbinoms sukti. atitikmenys: angl. tidal power plant vok. Gezeitenkraftwerk, n rus. приливная электростанция, f pranc. usine marémotrice, f

Aiškinamasis šiluminės ir branduolinės technikos terminų žodynas - Kauno technologijos universitetas. – Kaunas: Technologija. . 2004.

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