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  • Framework for Development of an Economic Analysis Tool for Floating Concrete Offshore Wind Platforms 

    Cordal Iglesias, David; Filgueira-Vizoso, Almudena; Baita Saavedra, Eugenio; Graña López, Manuel Ángel; Castro-Santos, Laura (MDPI, 2020)
    Abstract:The objective of this work is to establish a framework for the development of an economic analysis tool for floating offshore wind platforms built in concrete. The operation and usefulness of the beta version of ...
  • Fatigue Study of the Pre-Corroded 6082-T6 Aluminum Alloy in Saline Atmosphere 

    Fernández Muñoz, Alejandro; Mier Buenhombre, José Luis; García Díez, Ana Isabel; Camba, Carolina; Galán Díaz, Juan José (MDPI, 2020-09)
    [Abstract] This work studies the influence of the saline atmospheric corrosion on the fatigue strength of 6061-T6 aluminum alloy. For this purpose, this alloy was subjected to tests in a salt spray corrosion chamber at ...
  • Analysis of Contracts to Build Energy Infrastructures to Optimize the OPEX 

    Losada Maseda, Jesús Javier; Castro-Santos, Laura; Graña-López, Manuel Ángel; García Díez, Ana Isabel; Filgueira-Vizoso, Almudena (MDPI, 2020-09-03)
    [Abstract] The employer (owner) of the project wants to obtain the maximum profit for the money invested and the consultant (contractor) will try to give less for that money. The regulation of their relationship is based ...
  • An Economic Analysis of An Innovative Floating Offshore Wind Platform Built with Concrete: The SATH® Platform 

    Baita Saavedra, Eugenio; Cordal Iglesias, David; Filgueira-Vizoso, Almudena; Morató, Alexandre; Lamas, M.I.; Álvarez-Feal, José-Carlos; Carral Couce, Luis; Castro-Santos, Laura (MDPI, 2020-05)
    [Abstract] The goal of this work is to carry out an economic analysis of a novel floating offshore wind structure, of which the main material is concrete: the SATH® platform. It takes a step forward in floating marine wind ...
  • Study of the sustainability of electrical power systems: analysis of the causes that generate reactive power 

    Graña-López, Manuel Ángel; García-Diez, Ana; Filgueira-Vizoso, Almudena; Chouza Gestoso, Jesús; Masdías-Bonome, Antonio (MDPI AG, 2019-12-16)
    [Abstract] Reactive power is an important parameter in electrical power systems since it affects the efficiency of the system because it is not useful energy. It decreases the power factor of the system and limits the ...

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