0036453-A1 is referenced by 6 patents and cites 7 patents.

1. Hydro-electric installation comprising a turbine (11) with a vertical axis arranged within a prefabricated tank (1) made in one piece or from a plurality of superposed elements, provided with a cover (16) on which there are fixed a gearing (15) and a shaft (12) connecting the said turbine (11) to an electrical generator (14), with an "upstream" aperture (4) and a "downstream" aperture (5) these being situated at the two sides of a neck (9) provided within the tank (1) to serve as a support for a guide assembly or distributor (10) supplying the said turbine (11), said apertures being arranged so as to oblige the water to pass through the turbine (11) by entering through the "upstream" aperture (4) and issuing through the "downstream" aperture (5), characterized in that the said prefabricated tank (1) is anchored in a water course in such as way as to form a dam,; so that the water enters than tank (1) through the "upstream" aperture (4) situated in the middle region of the tank (1), in that the pre-fabricated tank (1) is provided at its upper portion with two opposite apertures (2 and 3) referred to as "upper" apertures, arranged axially of the water course and serving for discharging flood water, and in that the gearing fixed to the cover (16) is a step-up gearing (15) driving the electrical generator (14) also fixed to the cover (16) of the tank (1).

Low output preassembled hydroelectric power plant.
Application Number
EP19800200268 19800324
Publication Number
0036453 (A1)
Application Date
March 24, 1980
Publication Date
September 30, 1981
Boutique Gerard
F03B 13/08
F03B 13/00
F03B 13/08
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