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Identifying the optimum storage capacity for a 100-MWe concentrating solar power plant in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Central receiver power plants generate renewable electricity by exploiting the energy provided by the sun. The conditions experienced in the Northern Cape region of South Africa provide the ideal ...
Latent heat thermal energy storage for solar water heating using flat heat pipes and aluminum fins as heat transfer enhancers
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Solar energy is a time dependent, high-temperature radiant energy resource. The utility of a solar thermal energy system increases if the hot temperature source is available when it is needed most. This ...