Method on conversion of mechanical energy of fluid movement to electric energy
FIELD: power industry.
SUBSTANCE: under method the progressively moving fluid is supplied to jet generator, in it the progressively moving fluid is converted in the oscillations. At the jet generator output the fluid oscillations are converted by the mechanical impacts converter in the electric signals, which further are converted by the current converter in unipolar electric current and are supplied to the consumer.
EFFECT: generation of electric energy in solid-state device without movable mechanical parts.
The proposed method of conversion relates to power engineering and can be used to convert the mechanical energy of motion of a fluid medium in electrical energy.
A method of converting wind energy (fluid) into electrical energy, which device is illustrated comprising a support, elements-transducers of mechanical stress into electrical signals (pulses) based on piezoelectric elements, and the battery electrical energy, wherein the elements-transducers mounted in the flexible fabric of the cloth, mounted on a support device, and flexibly connected to pianoconcerto-Converter impulsive electrical signals into a DC voltage which is connected to the electricity consumers (RU 2297710 C1, 20.04.2007). Specified known method of transformation may serve as a prototype of the proposed method.
The disadvantage of this method is the mechanism for converting translational motion of the fluid in oscillatory motion by means of flexible panels with built in elements such as transmitters. The presence of flexible cloth requires sufficient space for the implementation of such oscillations, it is necessary to ensure the mechanical strength of the cloth and flexible joints in it when you did not comply with the�chivay the condition of flexibility of the cloth, depending on external conditions - temperature, humidity, possible mechanical damage.
The technical result of the proposal is to convert the translational motion of the fluid in the oscillatory motion of this fluid, followed by converting mechanical oscillations into electrical oscillations in a solid-state device with no moving mechanical parts to produce electrical energy.
The technical result is achieved in that in the process of converting mechanical energy of a fluid medium in electrical energy translationally moving the fluid serves to jet generator, transform it in the translationally moving the fluid in oscillatory motion, the output of the jet generator converts the oscillatory motion of the fluid transducer of mechanical stress into electrical signals, which then convert the current Converter in unipolar electric current and is served to the consumer.
Implementation of the proposed method is explained by the diagram in the drawing.
The schema contains 1 - jet generator, 2 and 3 control channels, 4 and 5 - feedback channels, 6 - cavity jet generator, 7 - a Converter of mechanical stress into electrical signals, 8 and 9 - the drain holes 10 and 11 of the discharge channels 12-current Converter, 13 - power consumer, a 14 - unit conversion.
The fluid serves to meet the jet generator 1, orienting it relative to the fluid flow, for example, with wind vane (not shown). Under the action of alternating control signals on the control channels 2 and 3, flows through the channels 4 and 5 feedback, the fluid oscillates in the cavity 6 of the jet generator providing alternating impact on both sides of the Converter 7. The spent fluid from the jet generator is discharged to the outside through the discharge openings 8 and 9 through the channels 10 and 11. Electrical impulses from the transmitter 7 is received in a current Converter 12 and obtained a unipolar current is fed to the electricity consumer 13, such as battery electrical energy. Jet generator 1 with a Converter 7 and a current inverter 12 form a unit conversion 14 mechanical fluid energy into electrical energy, which can be made in a single solid-state performance.
A method of converting mechanical energy of motion of a fluid medium into electric energy, characterized by the fact that in the process of converting mechanical energy of a fluid medium in electrical energy translationally moving the fluid serves to jet generator, convert� in it translationally moving the fluid in oscillatory motion, at the outlet of the jet generator converts the oscillatory motion of the fluid transducer of mechanical stress into electrical signals, which then convert the current Converter in unipolar electric current and is served to the consumer.
FIELD: power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to wind power engineering and may be used to produce wind energy and convert it into electrical, mechanical, thermal energy or their different combinations. Air flow is captured from wind and accelerated in a narrowing channel, and is supplied into a device with a water jet by a pump, where water and air flow is produced. The water-air flow is accelerated to supersonic speed, and is then turned into subsonic water-air flow of the fuel. Energy is extracted from the specified subsonic flow in the turbine, and then the flow arrives into the receiving reservoir, where water and air are separated. The residual pneumatic energy of the separated compressed air is additionally converted into electrical or mechanical energy. The residual thermal energy of compressed air and water is used accordingly for air and water heating or hot water supply.
EFFECT: usage of the invention makes it possible to exclude a blade wind turbine, to reduce weight and dimensions of a device, to increase reliability and to ensure uninterrupted power supply to loads with various types of energies.
9 cl, 1 dwg
FIELD: power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to the field of heat power engineering and may be used to provide hot water supply and heating of buildings and structures located in areas with no centralised heat and power supply. A thermal wind turbine comprises a rotor wind engine with a vertical shaft, which transmits rotary motion via a reducer to a round plate, to which vertical cylindrical partitions are fixed at the bottom, being submerged into a heat insulated tank with water. Cylindrical partitions are also fixed to the bottom of the tank, and partitions fixed on the round plate move between those. Water arriving into the tank, flowing via movable (rotary) and fixed partitions is heated due to friction. Since the gap between movable and fixed partitions is chosen as minimum possible for water passage, water heating is carried out quite effectively, which is also supported by a roll arranged in the form of a net increasing friction made on the surfaces of cylindrical partitions. Blades mounted on the outer side of the external (relative to the central axis) movable (rotary) cylindrical partition help to pump water into the outlet nozzle of the tank and back to the load.
EFFECT: higher efficiency.
FIELD: power industry.
SUBSTANCE: electric energy generation system includes a wind turbine, a conductor rotated with rotation of the wind turbine, a heat transfer medium container, a magnetic field generator, a heat accumulator and an electric energy generation unit. The wind turbine is attached to a nacelle provided in the upper section of a post, and the conductor, the heat transfer medium container and the magnetic field generator are located in the nacelle. Besides, the heat accumulator and the electric energy generation unit are provided in a facility installed in the lower section of the post. The magnetic field generator is controlled to generate a magnetic field in which the conductor is rotated and therefore heated by induction, and heat of the conductor is transferred to water in the heat transfer medium container to generate steam that in its turn is supplied to a steam turbine and therefore brings into action the electric energy generator to generate electric energy.
EFFECT: proposed electric energy generation system using wind energy is excellent with regard to repairability and is capable of reducing the size and weight of the nacelle provided in the upper section of the post.
8 cl, 3 dwg
FIELD: power generation.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to power generation. The wind-driven power plant includes at least two wind-power modules placed one over the other. Each wind-power module comprises internal and external wind-power units mounted in a bearing frame, arranged on the same axis and capable of rotating. The internal wind-power unit is a housing, whose sidewalls are formed by blades. The external wind-power unit includes at least two Darrieus blades, mounted on elements of the internal wind-power unit. The two wind-power modules are arranged to allow the installation of a generating unit in between them. The internal and external wind-power units of one module are connected to the generator rotor. The internal and external wind-power units of the second module are connected to the generator stator. The bearing frame is at least three posts connected by cross-members on the side of the top and bottom walls of the housing of the internal wind-power unit. The posts of the bearing frame of one module can be connected to the posts of the bearing frame of an adjacent module.
EFFECT: invention is aimed at improving the efficiency of using wind energy, reliability and simplification of the structure and transportation of the system.
27 cl, 6 dwg
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to electrical engineering and wind power, namely to wind power generators with vertical axis of rotation. In the suggested generator stator containing the excitation sources, magnetic cores, work coil and bases with fasteners; according to the invention the magnetic cores are made in form of top and bottom groups, each group includes three angle-bars, their flanges are connected with cores in series via the coils, at that the first angle-bar horizontal flange looks on end of the rotor element, the second angle-bar is installed in zone of the external angle of the rotor element, and third angle-bar is installed with vertical flange in zone of radial gap.
EFFECT: decreasing of the magnetic resistance and assurance of not only radial but end gap also, resulting in length of the used gap and thus increasing the generator efficiency.
FIELD: power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to wind power generation, in particular to segment-type wind power generator. In the rotor of the segment-type wind power generator containing a hub, blades, rim and ferromagnetic bodies and non-magnetic elements connected to each other and installed on the rim; according to the invention the ferromagnetic bodies are designed as pieces of pipes inside which the fixing connections are installed which are designed from non-magnetic elements as bar pieces with holes for fastening bolts.
EFFECT: invention is aimed at minimising of weight and dimensions of the rotor of the wind power generator at minimising of its cost due to simplification of fabrication technology.
FIELD: power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: wind wheel of the segment type electric generator, containing a hub, blades with the stringers designed as a sailing fin assembly, according to the invention, has fastening of stringers to the rim connected to the hub by means of spokes which are designed as flat-topped brackets on vertical sides of which the pairwise cuts are made which contact to the rim. Flat-topped brackets are connected to the rim fasteners, and stringers are fixed on horizontal shelves of flat-topped brackets.
EFFECT: possibility of use of stringers of the blade both as structural elements and magnetic conductors of the segment generator that provides simplification and reduction in cost of the design due to the use of the sailing fin assembly.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to an electric generating system and to its operation method. The electric generating system brought into action with a fluid medium includes a frame, at least one module 10 for power generation, which is installed on the frame and configured so that a carrying capacity can be provided due to the flowing fluid medium. At least one module 10 for power generation includes a mounting plate 12 attached to the frame, a drive gear 14 connected to a shaft 16 of a rotor, the rotor having a blade 17 attached to the shaft 16 of the rotor, and multiple generators 20 attached to the mounting plate 12. Each generator 20 has an outlet shaft 24 connected so that it can be rotated with the drive gear 14 so that rotation of the drive gear 14 brings into movement the outlet shaft 24 of each generator 20 for the generation of electrical power. Each generator 20 has a disengagement mechanism configured with a possibility of disengagement of the outlet shaft 24 from the drive gear 14.
EFFECT: invention is aimed at use of kinetic energy of a medium flow as much as possible.
15 cl, 14 dwg
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to alcohol obtaining. A system of renewable energy accumulation represents a block of renewable energy sources, connected to a technological scheme of obtaining an alcohol. The block of renewable energy sources provides thermal and electric energy for supporting the processes in the scheme of the alcohol obtaining.
EFFECT: invention makes it possible to provide ethanol obtaining from a biomass, with the application of renewable energy sources, which makes it possible to obtain alcohol on remote territories, possessing the required raw material.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to aircraft engineering, particularly, to aircraft emergent power plant release. Aircraft windmill set-up device is arranged in fuselage compartment. The latter has skin and structural elements, hatch with cover articulated with structural elements, crosswise and lengthwise walls. Windmill has casing with bar first end secured thereto. This device comprises windmill retracted position lock, windmill release power drive and hatch cover opening mechanism. Bar second end is secured at compartment crosswise wall, at its bottom. Power drive thrust part is articulated with compartment top part crosswise wall while drive actuator is articulated with windmill bar second end. Hatch cover swivel with compartment structural elements is equipped with brackets with supports rigidly secured to hatch cover while arms are articulated with compartment structural elements. Cover opening mechanism is furnished with link composed of aligned body and rod connected to turn relative to each other about common axis. Besides, it has two journals with first ends articulated with link ends, second end being articulated with said bar nearby its first end. Second end is articulated with hatch cover.
EFFECT: simplified design, higher reliability, decreased weight and higher safety.
7 cl, 8 dwg
FIELD: blowers united with wind turbine, possibly used in different branches of industry and in objects of social and living designation.
SUBSTANCE: blower includes drum impeller with vanes mounted in horizontal shaft. Impeller is arranged in cylindrical casing having air intake opening and diffuser. Novelty is wind turbine built-in to structure of blower system. Wind turbine includes wind wheel with vanes on horizontal shaft. Wind wheel is arranged in cylindrical casing with air intake opening and diffuser. Diffuser of blower is connected with air intake of wind turbine. Carrying structure of blower is joined with carrying structure of wind turbine.
EFFECT: improved design, enhanced efficiency.
3 cl, 6 dwg
FIELD: power engineering; small power stations with open turbine hall.
SUBSTANCE: proposed emf source has open turbine hall; foundation; electrical machine provided with rotor, stator, and current-collection unit and connected to drive; self-contained starting motors connected to power supplies; as well as control unit and output module. Novelty is that open turbine hall floor of emf source is provided with circular race, surface part of foundation is equipped with anchor straps, slabs, locking brackets and rollers, aligning brackets and rollers; rotor is installed in journal bearing on annular support of foundation rotor; shaft of the latter has axial hole with service lines; source has supporting and aligning slab incorporated in frame built of hold-down beams, thrust columns, frame and foundation; it also has capital, rotor and stator drive mechanism, pods, aerodynamic compensator, distribution board, jet thrust matching device, thrust electric circuit switch, and auxiliary equipment power supply unit.
EFFECT: simplified design, facilitated maintenance of unit incorporating emf source; enhanced efficiency.
1 cl, 16 dwg
FIELD: wind-power engineering; electrical energy generation.
SUBSTANCE: proposed wind-powered generator has tower with adjustable windwheels, windward positioning device, wound rotors and stators; rotors are made in the form of concavo-concave aerodynamic disks mounted on ends of blades; stator has pole shoes whose ends are coupled with rotors. Windwheels are mounted on shafts of convertible electrical machines incorporating stator excitation system and rotor inductor; inductor coils are connected to rectifiers mounted on windwheel blades; rectifier outputs are connected to field coils installed in rotor disks.
EFFECT: enhanced specific load, reduced starting torque, facilitated acceleration to rated speed.
1 cl, 3 dwg
FIELD: wind-power engineering; wind power generators.
SUBSTANCE: proposed windmill-electric generating unit has electric generators; novelty is that this unit is made in the form of flow-through piping network with sealed valves and pressure transducers, generating unit ends being disposed in areas held at different atmospheric pressures; piping length and diameter meet following expression: D/L = ρλv
EFFECT: provision for continuous operation of windmill-electric generating unit.
1 cl, 1 tbl
FIELD: wind-power engineering; generation of electric power.
SUBSTANCE: proposed wind-power electric generator has tower with swivel cross-member and wind wheel, wind setting unit, rotors and stators with windings; rotors are made in form of aerodynamic washers having shape of concavo-concave disks secured on ends of blades and stator is provided with pole pieces whose ends are magnetically connected with rotors which are magnetically connected with additional stators; blades are provided with additional rotors magnetically connected with additional stators; additional rotors are electrically interconnected.
EFFECT: reduction of starting torque.
FIELD: wind power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to plants generating electric energy to produce hot water for industrial use. Proposed combination wind power plant containing energy generating unit in form of windmill, air flow booster connected with windmill and energy generating and transforming unit in form of air turbine and generator connected to turbine, generator being butt-joined with gas-turbine turbine engine is furnished, according to invention, with heat recovery unit and processing unit, for instance, sea water freshening and cleaning unit made in form of thermal distiller and reverse osmosis device connected with heat recovery unit. Blades of windmill are made divided into sections for turning relative to each other with possibility of turning relative to longitudinal axis. Energy generating and transforming unit is provided with additional self-contained internal combustion engine and electric generator connected with said engine which is coupled with generator of gas-turbine unit to form common power unit. Control system includes device which, together with computer, provides electric parameters similar to network parameters. Energy generating unit is provided with device to divide air flow, said device being connected by flexible air line with air flow booster made programmable, for instance, pneumatic and multistage, whose low-pressure stage is connected with air turbine and with each member of processing unit, and high-pressure stage, with device to evaporate water of thermal distiller and reverse osmosis device which are connected with heat recovery unit. Point of connection of air line and power supply line is common, and torsion shafts coupled with vane engine and turbine are connected to said point.
EFFECT: increased efficiency owing to recovery of exhaust (hot) gases of engine and dissipation heat, enlarged sphere of industrial application of plant.
34 cl, 1 dwg
FIELD: power and heat supply.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to self-contained power, heat and hot-water supply systems of dwelling houses and industrial buildings. Proposed system contains wind power generating plant for generating electric power and connected with power consumers; energy accumulator connected with wind power generating plant and power consumers; plant for converting solar energy into heat energy and heat accumulator, both connected with heat energy consumers. System includes heat pump driven by wind power generating plant and connected with heat energy consumers; inverter through which electric energy accumulator is connected with electric energy consumers; sewage water heat recoverer; Earth heat collector and automatic control system connected through heat and electric load transmitters with actuating mechanisms. Plant for converting solar energy into heat energy contains gang of solar collectors connected by heat carrier lines with at least two heat exchangers, one of which is arranged in heat accumulator and the other in heat exchange device connected by heat carrier line with Earth heat collector. Heat pump contains compressor driven by wind power generating plant, at least two extension evaporators and at least two extension condensers. Extension evaporator is built into heat exchange device connected by heat carrier line with Earth heat collector. Extension evaporator is built into sewage heat recoverer. Extension condenser is built into hot-water tank, and second extension condenser is built into heat exchange device connected by heat carrier lines with heat energy consumers.
EFFECT: improved reliability and economy of self contained power and heat supply systems.
10 cl, 5 dwg
FIELD: wind power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: invention can be used for converting energy of air flows into electric energy. Proposed method includes passing of first on-coming air flow between two conversing and diverging aerodynamic surfaces in direction of flow to form zone of reduced pressure and transmitting of second air flow along pipeline from surrounding space into zone of reduced pressure. Converter is installed on way of second air flow. Space is made in zone of reduced pressure in, at least, one of aerodynamic surfaces to provide swirling of second air flow by wall of said space. Swirling of second air flow is formed tangentially in direction of passing of first on-coming air flow. Device contains two plates. Pipeline is designed to transmit second air flow. One end of pipeline is made open and it is connected with surrounding space, and other end is connected to outer surface of one of plates. Converter is installed in pipeline. AT least one of plates is provided with space to swirl second air flow. Space communicates with pipeline. Space is made orthogonally relative to direction of first on-coming air flow tangentially in direction of first on-coming air flow.
EFFECT: improved efficiency of energy conversion.
23 cl, 14 dwg
FIELD: heat power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: invention can be used for heating and hot water supply of different buildings. Proposed wind-heat generator contains water heat accumulator, windmill, bevel gear train (transmission), mechanical heater in form of agitator with movable blades each pair of which is made to centrifugal governor scheme (Watt governor). Wind heat generator is furnished additionally with second bevel gear train (transmission) rotating in opposite direction relative to first bevel gear train, each train being provided with equal number of agitators with movable blades.
EFFECT: increased efficiency of utilization of wind energy in wider range of wind velocities, improved reliability of heat generator and reduced cost of thermal energy.
FIELD: wind power engineering.
SUBSTANCE: invention relates to wind plants for direct conversion of wind energy into thermal energy. Proposed wind thermal plant contains windwheel with rotary blades and friction heat generator with heat exchanger. Novelty is that heat generator is made in form of conical drum with ribbed surface and rotor is provided with friction lining being installed on shaft of windwheel. Pressure of lining onto drum surface depends on wind head. Heat exchanger is provided with air intake. Windwheel is provided with speed and vibration protective device.
EFFECT: simplified design, improved reliability in operation within wide range of wind loads with provision of ventilation of heat rooms.
2 cl;, 4 dwg