On promoting intensive use of windpumps in small farms

Tewari, SK (1985) On promoting intensive use of windpumps in small farms. Technical Report. National Aeronautical Laboratory, Bangalore, India.

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A review of some appropriate and hybrid technology wind pumps is presented. A case is made in favour of sizable low cost, low weight rotor coupled with rotary pumps. Influence of month wise distribution of wind speed in three regions in providing water for irrigation using windpumps is briefly discussed. comparative cost estimates for wind pumps are provided along with a few other water pumping devices based on renewable and non-renewable alternatives

Item Type: Monograph (Technical Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Windpumps;Intensive use;Appropriate technology;Hybrid technology;Renewable energy sources;Overall power coefficient
Subjects: AERONAUTICS > Aircraft Communication & Navigation
Depositing User: Users 90 not found.
Date Deposited: 11 Dec 2006
Last Modified: 24 May 2010 04:24
URI: http://nal-ir.nal.res.in/id/eprint/3683

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