Stages in the development of a small hydropower project: Context and implementation basic criteria

Translated title of the contribution: Stages in the development of a small hydropower project: Context and implementation basic criteria

Sergio Morales, Laura Corredor, Julio Paba, Leonardo Pacheco

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Abstract

The purpose of this article is to review and analyze the context and basic requirements to be considered to implement projects of Small Hydro Power, which was performed by collecting information and reviewing of the current state of technology in the country and worldwide, as well as the most efficient and suitable technologies for its implementation. Finally, it raises some stages and engineering studies to follow for successful development of an SHP project and defines the relevant conclusions of the analysis.

Translated title of the contributionStages in the development of a small hydropower project: Context and implementation basic criteria
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)178-185
Number of pages8
JournalDYNA (Colombia)
Volume81
Issue number184
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2014

Keywords

  • Distributed generation
  • Electricity generation
  • Hydraulic turbines
  • Renewable energy
  • Rural electrification
  • Small hydropower

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