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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