Floating electricity-generating station for rivers or channels



A power generating and floating plant (100) over a natural river, a man-made canal or similar for the generation of electricity that comprises: a floating platform (102) of the Catamaran type with pontoons (112) that speed up the flow rate (300) entering into a turbine; a metal gate (113) between said pontoons (112) before the turbine; at least one turbine with a central shaft (103), wherein said turbine comprises a water wheel (101) with curved vanes (410) and at least two supporting disks (400), where said curved vanes (410) rest, and where said supporting disks (400) comprise a plurality of radial and concentric holes (402); and a low-engine speed, permanent magnet generator (105).

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Fecha de publicación: 2013
Idioma: generación eléctrica, Rueda Hidráulica, Hidráulica, canales
URL: http://www.google.com/patents/EP2735729A1?cl=en