Zuppinger water wheel for low-head hydropower applications

S. Paudel, N. Saenger

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A Zuppinger water wheel is an efficient device for low-head hydropower application. The model tests have shown efficiency in the range of 60-80% over a wide operating range. It could be an eco-friendly solution for upgrading low-head hydropower resources.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 5th IAHR Europe Congress
Subtitle of host publicationNew Challenges in Hydraulic Research and Engineering
EditorsAronne Armanini, Elena Nucci
PublisherResearch Publishing
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)978-981-11-2731-1
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Externally publishedYes


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