Marketing Deficits

Marketing barriers require the characterisation of the potential market for shoreline and offshore systems at the Iberian Peninsula scale, but also, whilst at a less detailed levels, at the European and word scales. For such procedure, different wave energy technologies should be grouped by similar requirements concerning minimum or maximum water depth, ocean bottom and subsoil characteristics, maximum allowable tidal amplitude and currents, minimum wave resource for economical competitiveness and technological support and infrastructure.