On-Grid Generation questions to answer for estimating a control system supply. Additional questions may be asked depending on the answers received to those below.

Name
required
Business  
E-mail
required
Phone  
Location of site
 
Number of installed turbines,( if more than one, you'll need to fill in this form for each)
numerals
only  
Type
Select One


Frequency (50-60).
 
Maximum Output in KW
 
Voltage of Generation
 

Phase

Select One:


Size of grid being connected to, or if a main grid, the name of the utility.
 
Size Utility
Indicate if there is a need to start the unit during a utility power outage with no source of AC station service.
 



Indicate if there is a need to run station loads during a utility outage.
 



If you answered yes to the last question, what is the maximum amount of load to be run stand-alone in KW?
 
Indicate if this is a pressure reduction station for a water system. If yes, provide maximum and minimum flow rates and pressures.
 

Yes
Max. Min.

Type of turbine. If a Turgo or Pelton turbine, how many spears?
 
Turbine
Spears
Is there a TIV that needs to be controlled?
 


Are there generation winding temperature sensors to be monitored? How many and what type?
 
Yes
number
type
Are there bearing winding temperature sensors to be monitored? How many and what type?
 
Yes
number
type
Do you need the power components such as voltage regulation, the generator breaker or contactor as well? If these already exist please supply as much information as possible?
 

Yes

Do you need just the governor or a complete unit controller including the governing? The unit controller performs all necessary starting and stopping sequencing including head level or power control as well as auto synchronization.
 



Does the value of generation paid by the power purchaser vary from one time to another, how does it vary?
 

Yes

Is there a reservoir? How large (surface area and draw-down)
 

Yes
Surface Area
Draw Down

Are there other flow limitations such as minimums or maximums.
 
Do you want remote monitoring and control? Provide details
 
Yes
Head Level control required?
 
Yes