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James Ives, David Taaffe, Paul Dunne: Method of installing a hydroelectric turbine generator. OpenHydro IP, Gardner Linn Burkhart & Flory, June 9, 2015: US09054512 (1 worldwide citation)

A method of installing an off-shore tidal hydroelectric turbine generator is described. The method provides for a number of safety features, ensuring that all components are safe to handle during the installation operation, and also ensuring that the turbine will not start spinning during the instal ...


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Edward Spooner, David Taaffe: Electrical power conversion system and method. Openhydro IP, Gardner Linn Burkhart & Flory, October 18, 2016: US09473046

A system and method for electrical power conversion, with the system being intended for use in converting a high voltage DC power output from a turbine generator to an AC power signal that is suitable for connecting to an AC power grid. The system utilizes a mechanical coupling between a synchronous ...


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James Ives, David Taaffe, Paul Dunne: Enhanced method of controlling the output of a hydroelectric turbine generator. OpenHydro IP Liminted, Gardner Linn Burkhart & Flory, October 28, 2014: US08872371

There is described a method for controlling the output of a tidal hydroelectric turbine generator from a remote location, with the need for control circuitry to be housed local to the generator. The rotational speed of the turbine, and consequently the output power level of the generator, is control ...


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James Ives, David Taaffe, Paul Dunne: Method of installing a hydroelectric turbine generator. Openhydro Ip, February 2, 2012: US20120027522-A1

A method of installing an off-shore tidal hydroelectric turbine generator is described. The method provides for a number of safety features, ensuring that all components are safe to handle during the installation operation, and also ensuring that the turbine will not start spinning during the instal ...


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Edward Spooner, David Taaffe: Electrical power conversion system and method. Openhydro IP, July 26, 2012: US20120187680-A1

A system and method for electrical power conversion, with the system being intended for use in converting a high voltage DC power output from a turbine generator to an AC power signal that is suitable for connecting to an AC power grid. The system utilises a mechanical coupling between a synchronous ...


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James Ives, David Taaffe, Paul Dunne: ENHANCED METHOD OF CONTROLLING THE OUTPUT OF A HYDROELECTRIC TURBINE GENERATOR. OPENHYDRO IP, July 12, 2012: US20120175877-A1

There is described a method for controlling the output of a tidal hydroelectric turbine generator from a remote location, with the need for control circuitry to be housed local to the generator. The rotational speed of the turbine, and consequently the output power level of the generator, is control ...