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Limiting factors for the near-term potential of solar industrial process heat

A. B Casamajor

Limiting factors for the near-term potential of solar industrial process heat

by A. B Casamajor

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Lawrence Livermore Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Livermore, Calif, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solar heating,
  • Industries -- Power supply

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlan B. Casamajor, Richard L. Wood
    SeriesUCRL ; 52587
    ContributionsWood, R. L., joint author, Lawrence Livermore Laboratory
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14885159M

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      They only concern the two most significant new renewable energy sources ie. Solar and Wind-power. They progressively gauge and quantify the nominal rated energy output for these sources and their capacity factors for the three major Western investors in renewable electricity generation, the USA, Germany and in fact to a lesser extent the UK. The actual cost depends upon many factors but data from 20 com- 22 23 pleted jobs show the cost scatter of $/kW is ± 40%. ' The size re- quired for a natural draft hyperbolic wet cool tower for a MWe 24 plant is about meters at the base with a height of meters. cost for solar heat would be about $/ Btu when (if) all the.


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