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Thermal energy storage in metallic phase change materials
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-12)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Currently the reduction of the levelised cost of electricity (LCOE) is the main goal of concentrating solar power (CSP) research. Central to a cost reduction strategy proposed by the American Department ...
Performance modelling of an open volumetric receiver CSP plant incorporating rock bed thermal storage
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Open volumetric receiver (OVR) concentrating solar power (CSP) plant technology utilises air as a heat transfer fluid, which enables higher peak power cycle temperatures in comparison to conventional heat ...