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Rock bed thermal storage for concentrating solar power plants
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2014-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Concentrating solar power plants are a promising means of generating electricity. However, they are dependent on the sun as a source of energy, and require thermal storage to supply power on demand. At ...
Improving the heat transfer characteristics of a Spiky Central Receiver Air Pre-heater (SCRAP) using helically swirled fins
(Stellenbosch : Stellenbosch University, 2019-04)
ENGLISH ABSTRACT: The purpose of this project is to investigate the effect of helically swirled fins on the heat transfer coefficient and pressure drop in the spiky central receiver air pre-heater (SCRAP). First a ...