What should we be doing with tidal energy?

What should we be doing with tidal energy? As our fossil fuel is becoming more expensive and is being sourced from places where a constant supply is not always guaranteed, and as we become more aware, almost every day, that the burning of fuel to generate heat and power is causing all kinds of environmental problems which may threaten our survival in the long term, so we are turning to trying to harness to energy that we have ignored for too long. We have ignored the energy of tides in the United Kingdom. They contain a reliable source of power, which will be self contained, relatively emission free, but will have other environmental consequences. Continue reading