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Frontiers of Mechanical Engineering

, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 312–320 | Cite as

Review of fluid and control technology of hydraulic wind turbines

  • Maolin Cai
  • Yixuan Wang
  • Zongxia Jiao
  • Yan Shi
Open Access
Review Article

Abstract

This study examines the development of the fluid and control technology of hydraulic wind turbines. The current state of hydraulic wind turbines as a new technology is described, and its basic fluid model and typical control method are expounded by comparing various study results. Finally, the advantages of hydraulic wind turbines are enumerated. Hydraulic wind turbines are expected to become the main development direction of wind turbines.

Keywords

wind turbine hydraulic system fluid model control technology 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Automation Science and Electrical EngineeringBeihang UniversityBeijingChina

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