Dependable Turbines Ltd.



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Wainwright Hydroelectric Project

Town of Wainwright, Alberta



Turbine: One single nozzle Turgo


Generator: One 75kW induction generator @ 1200 RPM


Rated head: 71.7m


Rated flow: 0.14m3/sec


Commissioned: May 2019

In this project, water is pumped up a hill and goes down on the other side of the hill to the turbine where the energy is re-captured. The system is connected to Fortis Alberta grid, and power is sold for revenue.


Turgo hydro turbine and grid-tie control panel

Turgo Hydro Turbine and Grid-tie Control Panel

Turgo hydro turbine inlet piping and bypass

Powerplant Inlet Piping with Bypass


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