Energy Production

14 Março 2016, 18:30 José Alberto Caiado Falcão de Campos

The origin of Tides. Tidal forcing. The current data: time series from tidal harmonics. The turbine power curve.The calculation of the Annual Energy Yield. Integration of the current time series from tidal harmonics. Matching the turbine to the tidal current data. Choice of the rated speed. The influence of turbine submergence on the energy production. The effect of the bottom boundary-layer profile.