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Hydropower Plants


University of Iceland


Course Name:

Hydropower Plants

Course Description:

Design of hydropower plants. Hydropower potential. Technically feasible hydropower. Regulation. Power plants, generation and transmission. Types of power plants. Field investigations and the simulation of power systems. Low pressure plants. High pressure plants. Waterways, dams, tunnels, channels. Locks, spillways. Field investigations. Design project.

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of the class, students shall be able to:

  • planned design hydropower plants
  • perform preliminary design of dams and reservoirs
  • calculate main characteristics of rock mechanics
  • calculate main characteristics of hydromechanical equipments
  • design waterways
  • know main environmental issues

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Course dates
06 January 2020 - 18 May 2020
Course organizer
Andri Gunnarsson
Place/Venue
Dunhagi 5
City
Reykjavík
Country
Iceland
Workload
7.5
Link
https://ugla.hi.is/kennsluskra/?tab=nam&chapt...