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Application of a perforated shadow band to the decomposition of global solar irradiance
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2015-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The earth’s atmosphere causes pronounced spatial and temporal variability in downwelling solar radiation at the planet’s surface. Since the characterisation of sun strength is important in solar resource ...
Performance of a parabolic trough solar collector
(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 ...