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Present and future of HYDROELECTRIC POWER GENERATION

All currently existing hydroelectric power generation methods use - fully, or partly – the potential energy of the water. There is no way to control (INCREASE) the velocity (speed) of the water unless we increase the height of the dam, or increase the vertical drop for example at a run off the river generating station.

These kinds of “increases” are rarely possible at all, or it would be so expensive that the cost makes it meaningless.

There is a recent Canadian patent that makes it possible to fully control (increase or decrease) the velocity of the water, and doing so in an absolutely economical way.

As laws of physics go  – the same volume of water with double water speed would generate 8 EIGHT times more torque on the turbine, it is evident what effect this patent will bring to the hydroelectric generation world.

Additionally, because this new generation method can be utilized at already existing power stations as well as at new installations, we can substantially increase the generating capacity, without any large additional investment, and without any additional water volume requirement.

Due to the above facts, many sites previously considered being unfit for hydroelectric generation purpose, now come up as very potential opportunities.

For further information please send email to:  cohesionhydro@gmail.com

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The present and the future of HYDROELECTRIC POWER GENERATION
All currently existing hydroelectric power generation methods use - fully, or at least partly – the POTENTIAL ENERGY (volume) of the water.
There is no way to control (INCREASE) the velocity (speed) of the water unless we increase the height of the dam, or – for example – increase the vertical drop in case of a run off the river generating station.
These kinds of “increases” are rarely possible at all, or even if physically possible, it would be so expensive that the cost makes it meaningless.

There is a recent Canadian innovation that makes it possible to fully control (increase or decrease) the velocity of the water, and doing so in an absolutely economical way.
This patent utilizes KINETIC ENERGY (SPEED) instead of POTENTIAL ENERGY (VOLUME) of the water.

As laws of physics go KE = (m*v2) / 2 – water running with double speed would pull through the penfold double volume of water.
This would generate 8 (EIGHT) times more torque on the turbine.
Even if we draw just the same volume of water, but with double speed – we generate 4 (FOUR) times more electric power – and we need much smaller penstock.

It is evident what effect this innovative patent will bring to the hydroelectric generation world.

This new generation method can be utilized at already existing power stations, as well as at new installations, or even at currently non-powered dams without causing any environmental impact.
Therefore, we can substantially increase the generating capacity, without any large additional investment, and without any additional water volume requirement.

Due to the above facts, many sites previously considered being unfit for hydroelectric generation purpose, now come up as very potential opportunities.

For further information contact: cohesionhydro@gmail.com

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