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Performance Analysis of a Savonius Wind Turbine in the Solar Integrated Rotor House

Keywords: Rooftop, Micro Wind Technology, Rotor Efficiency, Air Heater, Buoyancy Effect, Savonius Rotor

Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering & Technology

Volume 36 ,  Issue 3


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