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Optimized hydro turbines for rural electrification

Optimized and customized hydro turbines for small to medium hydro power plants, off and on grid

June 2021
Gallery Optimized hydro turbines for rural electrification 1
Gallery Optimized hydro turbines for rural electrification 1
01.

Identification

HPP is trying to ease the access to energy in very remote area, especially in Africa. This solution is an optimized hydro turbine for rural electrification, provides reliable, guaranteed, stable electricity source via a renewable energy source with possibilities of storage capacity. This solution brings electricity and thus enables significant contribution to the development of local communities (in terms of infrastructures, education, social life etc.). The life expectancy of the asset is more than 50 years (long-term investment) with very low operating and maintenance costs. It can benefit various generations and can be easily upgraded.

Sector

Label Date June 2021
From France
Maturity stage Medium and large scale commercialization
Looking For Network, New clients, Visibility, Funding, Partners, Credibility

Sectors - Value chain - Application

Sectors
Applications
Design, Power & Produce
Package & Distribute
Use & Efficiency
Valorize & Restore
Value Chain Steps
02.

The environmental benefits

  • Life expectancy of more than 50 years with very low operating and maintenance costs
  • An hydro power plant of 1 MW can supply 500 households in electricity in Africa
  • 100% recyclable
03.

The Financial benefits

  • Payback time is between 3 to 10 years depending on the complexity of the project
  • The cost of each kWh produced via hydroelectricity is 5 to 10 times cheaper than fossil fuels
04.

Activity Region

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  • Headquarters
  • Activity
05.

Company Profile

HPP - Hydro Power Plant

HPP is a leading French manufacturer for hydro generating and hydromechanical equipment for small to medium power plant.

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Headquarters 54500 Vandœuvre-lès-Nancy, France
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