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Some articles on turbines, turbine:

Lalamilo Wells
... It was commissioned in 1985 with 39 17.5 kW Jacobs wind turbines and 20 ... kW Jacobs wind turbines, yielding a total capacity of 2.3 MW ... Currently, there are 26 17.5 kW turbines and 20 ... kW turbines in operation, with a reduced capacity of 1.56 MW ...
Shrouded Tidal Turbine - Types of Shroud - Advantages
... A shroud of suitable geometry can increase the flow velocity across the turbine by 3 to 4 times the open or free stream velocity ... Where large cumbersome turbines are not suitable, smaller shrouded turbines can be sea-bed-mounted in shallow rivers and estuaries allowing safe navigation of the water ways ... Hidden in a shroud, a turbine is less likely to be damaged by floating debris ...
Braes Of Doune Wind Farm - Turbines
... The farm has 36 Vestas V80 2.0 megawatt wind turbines. ...
Components Of Jet Engines - Major Components - Turbines
... Because a turbine expands from high to low pressure, there is no such thing as turbine surge or stall ... The turbine needs fewer stages than the compressor, mainly because the higher inlet temperature reduces the deltaT/T (and thereby the pressure ratio) of the expansion process ... Designers must, however, prevent the turbine blades and vanes from melting in a very high temperature and stress environment ...
Leningradsky Metallichesky Zavod - International Business
... About 700 turbines made by LMZ are now working at hundreds of electric power plants in more than 80 countries around the world. 2,300 power turbines were produced at the LMZ plant all together, with their total installed capacity of 300,000,000 KW ... Most of the turbines are working at electric power stations in Russia, as well as in all other states of the former Soviet Union ...