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Wave energy atlas of French Polynesia

Atlas de l'énergie des vagues de Polynésie FrançaiseClient : ADEME, Département de l’Energie de Polynésie Française, Ys Energies Marines Développement

Location : French Polynesia

Key Services : Creation of a wave energy atlas for French Polynesia

Year: 2023

The objective of the project: To provide a 30-year long-term reanalysis of the swell in French Polynesia at a resolution of 5 km x 5 km and a three-hourly step. To date, this atlas represents the most detailed wave modeling in the area.


Services provided :

  • Providing state-of-the-art knowledge and models (meeting, management and project definition)
  • Treatment of wave data
  • Time series correlation for the whole of French Polynesia, and statistical processing
  • Calculation of energy variables and presentation
  • Drafting of methodological report / final report / scientific posters