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Hydrotechnical Construction

, Volume 4, Issue 11, pp 1003–1008 | Cite as

Increasing the running speed of impulse hydraulic turbines

  • G. V. Chuzhin
  • Yu. U. Édel'
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Conclusions

  1. 1.

    Vertical two-impeller impulse turbines can compete with radial-axial-type hydraulic turbines for heads H=400–500 m.

     
  2. 2.

    It is possible to improve impulse hydraulic turbines and increase their running speed, in order to reduce further the lower head-limit, within the range of economically feasible application.

     

Keywords

Energy Source Power Generation Power Engineer Renewable Energy Source Structural Foundation 
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© American Society of Civil Engineers 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. V. Chuzhin
  • Yu. U. Édel'

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