Ocean Nourishment

Ocean Nourishment is a technology for increasing wild fish stocks and sequestering carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Global wild fish catch has levelled off at 90 Mt/yr. One Ocean Nourishment plant can provide a minimum protein needed by an extra 38 million people. Many Ocean Nourishment plant could reduce starvation and control climate change. The diagram below illustrates the principle.

Ocean diagram

The Ocean Technology Group is part of the Occean Nourishment in Asia Project. More can be learnt at

To read about a student project using OTEC, click here.

To read about Ocean Nourishment in Kenya, click here.

To read papers about Ocean Nourishment, click here.

To visit the website of an Ocean Nourishment commercialiser, go to www.oceannourishment.com.