• Performance modelling, validation and operational feasibility of a parabolic trough power plant. 

      Barnes, Reece Christian (Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2017-12)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Currently, the most developed commercial Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) technology in operation is the parabolic trough power plant (PTPP) technology. This is due to more than thirty years of experience, ...
    • Performance of a parabolic trough solar collector 

      Brooks, Michael John (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2005-03)
      Parabolic trough solar collectors (PTSCs) constitute a proven source of thermal energy for industrial process heat and power generation, although their implementation has been strongly influenced by economics. In recent ...