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Hydrokinetic Turbine Technology

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In this chapter a brief summary of the currently available hydrokinetic turbines and their design methods is presented.

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  • Turbine efficiency
  • Betz limit
  • Unshrouded turbine
  • Shrouded turbine
  • Blade momentum theory
  • Blade element theory

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Platzer, M.F., Sarigul-Klijn, N. (2021). Hydrokinetic Turbine Technology. In: The Green Energy Ship Concept. SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-58244-9_21

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