• Optimization and control of a large-scale solar chimney power plant 

      Pretorius, Johannes Petrus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2007-03)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The dissertation builds on previous research (Pretorius, 2004) and investigates the optimization and control of a large-scale solar chimney power plant. Performance results are based on a reference location ...
    • Solar Tower Power Plant Performance Characteristics 

      Pretorius, Johannes Petrus (Stellenbosch : University of Stellenbosch, 2004-04)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: This study investigates energy generation by large-scale solar tower power plants. The performance characteristics of a so-called reference plant with a 4000 m diameter glass collector roof and a 1500 ...