Supplementary Material, Appendix G – G.37

APPENDIX G – Pumps and Turbines


Surge Analysis and the Wave Plan Method

Supplementary Material: Example Problems and Solutions

Appendix G – Problem 37

G.37 A hydropower project was proposed to harness waterpower from a nonperennial river source with a steep elevation drop of 300 m. The dependable flowrate from this source is 10 m3/s.

a. What is the power generating capacity of this project?

b. What type of turbine is best suited for this project?

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