TITLE

Power from the sun - now a day-night operation

AUTHOR(S)
Sanford, Leonard
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Modern Power Systems;Aug2010, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the construction of worldwide solar power generation using photovoltaic and thermal energy forms. It discusses the process of hybrid solar power plant including thermal energy harvesting through high pressure steam systems, heat absorption and storage of molten salt fluids. It presents the innovations on hybrid solar and natural gas facilities and their construction by several companies including the Extresol, Helioenergy in Spain, and Barstow X in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
53277759

 

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