08742604 is referenced by 6 patents and cites 25 patents.

Systems and methods for combined flow control and electricity generation are described. Various embodiments may include an energy recovery device adapted to produce an electric current. At least a portion of the electric current may be used to power a pump. A control system may be adapted to adjust operating parameters of the system to stabilize or maximize the efficiency of the energy recovery device.

Title
Systems and methods for combined flow control and electricity generation
Application Number
13/489708
Publication Number
8742604 (B2)
Application Date
June 6, 2012
Publication Date
June 3, 2014
Inventor
Chester L Sandberg
Palo Alto
CA, US
Rafael Andres Bañados Contreras
San Leandro
CA, US
Mark Richter
Orinda
CA, US
Timothy Dyer
San Leandro
CA, US
Agent
Fletcher Yoder P C
Assignee
Energy Recovery
CA, US
IPC
F01K 25/02
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