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- Nascimento, Antônia Tatiana Pinheiro do; Cavalcanti, Natália Holanda Maia; Castro, Bruno Parente Leitão de; Medeiros, Pedro Henrique Augusto
- Hydrological sciences journal 2019 v.64 no.1 pp. 80-91
- altitude; basins; decentralization; energy efficiency; semiarid zones; water distribution; water supply; watersheds; Brazil
- ... In the Brazilian semi-arid region, thousands of small dams have been built over time to enhance water availability, accumulating water and hydraulic energy at high altitudes. Simulations were performed in this study to assess how the arrangement of reservoirs impacts on the power demand for water distribution in the Banabuiú River Basin (19 800 km²), Brazil. The power required to pump water from 1 ...