Kaplan turbines are generally used for sites having low head and high discharge. These give a good performance over a wide range of varying heads.
Low head and high flow
Supplied in following configurations
S Type tubular Kaplan (horizontal shaft)
Small Hydro-electric projects: Dam based, run-off river etc.
Canal based project
Horizontal or Vertical
Unit Output upto 20 MW
Head upto 60 m