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Author Elliott, Chris, MEng (Hons)

Title Planning and installing micro-hydro systems : a guide for designers, installers and engineers / Chris Elliott
Edition 1st edition
Published Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource
Series Planning and installing series
Planning and installing series
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- ch. 2. Head and flow -- ch. 3. Ecological considerations -- ch. 4. Project definition -- ch. 5. Civil design -- ch. 6. Mechanical design -- ch. 7. Electrical design -- ch. 8. General design -- ch. 9. Commercial aspects -- ch. 10. Construction, installation and operation
Summary An essential addition to the Earthscan Planning & Installing series, Planning and Installing Micro-Hydro Systems provides vital diagrams, pictures and tables detailing the planning and installing of a micro-hydro system, including information on the maintenance and economics once an installation is running. The book covers subjects such as measuring head and flow, ecological impacts, scheme layouts, practical advice, calculations and turbine choice. Archimedes screws are also covered in detail, as well as the main conventional choices relevant to small sites.Micro-hyd
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Hydroelectric power plants.
Small power production facilities.
Hydroelectric power plants.
Small power production facilities.
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Mechanical.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 130666201X
1315817489
1317813820
1317813839
9781306662017
9781315817484
9781317813828
9781317813835