By Phoebe Koundouri
This ebook develops and applies an built-in socio-economic evaluation of multi-use offshore systems in eu marine destinations. The websites assessed regard infrastructures within the North Sea, the Baltic Sea, the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic coast. The evaluation makes use of the consequences from the usual and engineering sciences as inputs, limitations and constraints to the socio-economic research. The content material of the publication develops in a step by step, coherent and built-in demeanour. The presentation and the dialogue at the technique are by way of the exact evaluate of particular multi-use offshore structures. a close probability research follows during which the result of the socio-economic evaluate are built-in. this can be complemented with sensitivity research. The booklet, deals insights that outcome from a multi-disciplinary process which mixes a large variety of workmanship in hydraulics, wind engineering, aquaculture, renewable power, marine atmosphere, undertaking administration, socio-economics and governance. The research follows perspectives and review of global specialists from all correct disciplines from academia, massive businesses and power traders that experience joined forces within the MERMAID venture (vliz.be/projects/mermaidproject). The e-book is a important examining for teachers, technicians, policy-makers and proper stakeholders.