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SAURAN : a new resource for solar radiometric data in Southern Africa
(Energy Research Centre, 2015)
A new resource for sun strength data in Southern Africa has been established with the commissioning of a regional network of solar monitoring stations. The Southern African Universities Radiometric Network (SAURAN) is an ...
On prerequisites to large scale rollout of CSP in Southern Africa : models, plants and resources
A research lecture of the department of Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering. This presentation provides a summary of the objectives and status of a PhD project by the author. The provisional title of the PhD is: ...
Spatial-temporal model to evaluate the system potential of concentrating solar power towers in South Africa
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2016-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Concentrating solar power (CSP) is a relatively unknown power generation technology entering into the growth phase of its technology life-cycle. The value of CSP is relatively well understood from a state ...
A concentrating solar power value proposition for South Africa
(Energy Research Centre, University of Cape Town, 2013)
Concentrating solar power (CSP) offers the potential for a high degree of localization and an alternative strategy to meet electricity demand for South Africa in a future of uncertain conventional resources. The ...