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close this book Local Experience With Micro-Hydro Technology
View the document Preface and Acknowledgment
View the document Foreword to the 3rd edition
View the document Abstract
close this folder A. Introduction
View the document 1. THE NEED TO EXPAND DOMESTIC ENERGY PRODUCTION
View the document 2. TRADITIONAL ENERGY RESOURCES IN RURAL AREAS
View the document 3. NEW SOLUTIONS ARE NECESSARY
close this folder B. Development of hydropower resources
View the document 1. THE UNUSED HYDROPOWER POTENTIAL
View the document 2. DISTRIBUTION OF RESOURCE AVAILABILITY OVER TIME AND GEOGRAPHICAL AREA
View the document 3. CHARACTERISTICS OF HYDROPOWER RESOURCES
View the document 4. BIG OR SMALL HYDRO?
close this folder C. Small hydropower in the rural situation
View the document 1. PAST AND RECENT HISTORY
View the document 2. RURAL ELECTRIFICATION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
close this folder D. A practicable approach
View the document 1. CONSTRAINTS AND PROBLEMS
View the document 2. TECHNOLOGY
close this folder E. PROJECT EXAMPLES
View the document 1. SALLERI-CHIALSA MICRO HYDEL PROJECT, NEPAL
View the document 2. BHORLETAR TURBINE IRRIGATION PROJECT, NEPAL
View the document 3. NAM DANG HYDRO-ELECTRIC PROJECT, THAILAND
close this folder F. ECONOMIC CONSIDERATIONS
View the document 1. BASIC APPROACH a) Cost-Benefit-Approach for Socio-Economic Selection
View the document 2. MICRO-HYDROPOWER AND LARGER HYDROPOWER PLANTS
View the document 3. MICRO-HYDRO PLANTS AND OTHER ALTERNATIVES
close this folder G. ASPECTS OF TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND DISSEMINATION
View the document 1. POLICIES AND INSTITUTIONS
View the document 2. FINANCE
close this folder ANNEXES
View the document ANNEXE I :ALPHABETICAL INDEX OF BIBLIOGRAPHY
View the document ANNEXE II GLOSSARY OF ABBREVIATIONS USED
View the document ANNEXE III ALPHABETICAL MANUFACTURER'S LIST (updated 1985)
View the document ANNEXE IV ALPHABETICAL LIST OF INSTITUTIONS AND ORGANISATIONS INVOLVED IN HYDRO DEVELOPMENT
View the document ANNEXE V STANDARD ENERGY CONVERSIONS

ANNEXE III ALPHABETICAL MANUFACTURER'S LIST (updated 1985)

Aebi Hans

Tavelweg

4914 Roggwil, Switzerland

·Manufactures small turbines (Kaplan, Pelton) upto 160 kW

Atlantic, Gulf + Pacific Company of Manila, Inc.

P.O.Box 69 MCC

Makati

Metro Manila, Philippines

· Manufacture Francis, Pelton and propeller turbines in the range from 10-500 kW

Balaju Yantra Shala private limited

P.O.Box 209, Balaju

Kathmandu, Nepal

· General engineering firm specialising in the manufacture of Cross-Flow turbines and related equipment. Standardised turbine program within output capacity of max. 70 kW/unit.

Barata Metalworks & Engineering P.T.

Jalan Kaplen P. Tendean 12-14

Jakarta, Indonesia

· Heavy Industry and general engineering firm. Manufacture Francis-and Cross-Flow turbines occasionally upto 450 kW capacity.

Bell, Maschinenfabrik AG

6010 Kriens/Lucerne, Switzerland

· Highly specialised firm with a standard range of newly developed S-Propeller turbines from 0.1 -1 MW capacity. Also manufacture large units of Francis and Pelton.

Butwal Engineering Works

P.O.Box 1

Butwal, Nepal

· General engineering firm specialising in the manufacture of Cross-Flow turbines and related equipment. Standardised turbine program within output capacity of max. 70 kW/unit.

Canyon Industries, Inc.

5346 Mosquito Lake Road

Deming, Washington 98244, USA

· Manufacture Cross-Flow and Pelton turbines in the range from 1-over 100 KW

J.M. Chappalaz

Mini centrales hydroélectrique

1445 Vuiteboeuf, Switzerland

· Manufacture small Pelton and CF turbines 5 -50 kW, undertake consultancies for design + development of sites

China National Machinery Imp & Exp Corporation

12 Fu Xing Men Wai Street

Beijing, PR China

· Exporters of Small Hydro turbines 12 to 12'000 kW of Francis, Pelton, Kaplan and Turgo-type. also:

-Alternators upto 12 MW capacity

-Speed governors of various types and other accessories.

Cornell Pump Co.

2323 S.E. Harvester Drive

Portland, Oregon 97222, USA

· Manufacture complete turbo-generating sets in the range from 5 -20 kW, using reversible pump-turbines.

CP Electronics

Hydro Division

Pottery Road

Bovey Tracey, Devon TQ 139 DS U.K.

· Manufacture electronic load controllers single and three phase versions up to max 120 kW capacity.

Disag Dieselmotoren AG

7320 Sargans, Switzerland

· Manufacturer of Cross-Flow turbines and Pelton turbines in the small range. Also produce a small governor.

Drees GmbH

Postfach 43

4760 Werl, Federal Republic of Germany

·Manufacture a variety of Pelton and Francis turbines in the small range.

Markus Eisenring

Engineering

Bienenstr. 21

9244 Niederuzwil, Switzerland

· Undertakes consultancies for design and development of sites

Elektro GmbH

St. Gallerstrasse 27

8400 Winterthur, Switzerland

·Manufacture small Pelton sets with output upto 27 kW beside non-related other equipment.

Enterprise électrique S.A.

Avenue de France 13

1951 Sion, Switzerland

· Offer compact Pelton units (vertical axis) with topmounted alternators in the range from 1 to 200 kW.

F. Enzfelder

Eichengasse 597

2551 Enzesfeld-Lindabrunn, Austria

· Manufacture compact smallest range Pelton units upto 4 kW

F. Bamford + Co Ltd.

Ajax Works, Whitehill

Stockport, UK

· Manufacture propeller turbines 100-2000 kW

Fuji Electronic Co.

New Yurokucho Bldg.

Yurokucho 1-chome

Chiyodaku

Tokyo 100, Japan

· Manufacture tubular turbines above approx.400 kW

GEC Machines Limited

Mill Road

Rugby, Warwickshire, England CV21 1BD

· Manufacturer of complete electrical generating equipment with capacities from approx. 500 kW to 10 MW

Gilbert Gilkes & Gordon Ltd.

Kendal, Cumbria LA9 7BZ England

· Manufacturer of Francis, turgo and Pelton-turbines with capacity upto 350 kW Also manufacture control equipment beside other non-related products.

Hugentobler Maschinenbau

Rüteli

9249 Algetshausen, Switzerland

· Manufacture Pelton turbines and small Cross-Flow turbines.

Hydro Electra

P. von Rotz

Postfach

9435 Heerbrugg, Heerbrugg, Switzerland

· Offer a large range of used turbines and complete hydro generating sets for sale. Also undertake consultancy.

Hydro Sistems (Tasmania) pty.ltd.

G.P.O. Box 536F

Hobart, 7001, Australia

· Manufacture electronic load controllers standard 12 kW units Delphi Constant Load Governors

James Leffel & Co.

P.O.Box 1607

426 East Street

Springfield, Ohio 45501 USA

· Manufacturer of a large range of Kaplan, Francis and Pelton turbines from a few kW upto the MW range

Jyoti Limited

Bombay Shopping Centre

R.C. Dutt Road

Baroda, 390 005, India

· Manufacturer of a range of water turbines more or less according to the program of Gilkes, including alternators and associated equipment.

KMW AB

Box 1010

S -68101 Kristinehamn, Sweden

· Manufacture S-Turbines 100 -1500 kW

Koessler GmbH

St. Georgener Hauptstrasse

3151 St. Pölten, Austria

· Manufacture Pelton, Francis and Kaplan turbines in the small range.

Leroy-Somer

Boulevard Marcellin Leroy

B.P. 119

16004 Agouleme Cédex, France

· Manufacturer of a large range of standard alternators from 4 kW to 1'200 kW. Also produce a bulb turbine with built-in alternator for low-head installations upto 34 kW output.

Mitsubishi electric Corporation

Nagasaki, Japan

· Manufacture a very small bulb turbine with 4 kW output for very low-head application.

Neypric SA

Rue Général Mangin

38100 Grenoble, France

· Manufacture axial turbines 100 -1300 kW

Nikki Corporation, Engineering Company

2940 Shin Yoshidamachi

Koohoku

Yokohama, Japan

· Have recently started manufacture of Cross-Flow turbines upto 800 kW output.

Ossberger-Turbinenfabrik

Postfach 425

8832 Weissenburg, Bavaria, Federal Republic of Germany

· Longtime producer of Cross-Flow turbines. Have delivered equipment up to 1'000 kW per unit.

Peltech Hydraulic Turbines

5141 Wickersham, Acme, Washington 98220, USA

· Manufacture small Pelton turbine-sets.

Sorumsand Verksted A/S

1920 Sorumsand, Norway

· Manufacture different turbine types 100 -10'000 kW.

Sukarja, C.V.

Jalan Kom. Ud.

Supadio 98

Bandung, Indonesia

· Manufacture Cross-Flow turbines of local design.

Tamar Designs Ptv. Ltd.

Deviot, Tasmania 7251, Australia

· Manufacture Francis, Turgo and Pelton turbines upto about 100 kW capacity.

Tampella

P.O.Box 616

SF 33101 Tampere 10/Finland

· Manufacture S-turbines 100 -10'000 kW

Thomson and Howe Energy

Systems Inc.

Site 17, Box 2 S.S.1

Kimberley, British Columbia

Canada VIA 2Y3

· Manufacture electronic load controllers, 8 kW, 24 kW, max 48 kW standard units.

Voit GmbH

Postfach 1940

7920 Heidenheim, Federal Republic of Germany

· Manufacture Vertical Francis turbines 50 to 2'000 kW.

Woodward Governor Company

5001 North Second Street

Rockford

Illinois, 61101/USA

· Manufacture a variety of speed governors of high quality. W.

Würsch Apparate und Maschinenfabrik AG

Laubgasse 57

8500 Frauenfeld, Switzerland

· Manufacture Cross-Flow turbines upto 800 kW