SOLAR THERMAL POWER


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SOLAR THERMAL POWER
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Introduction Greek legend claims that Archimedes used polished shields to concentrate sunlight on the invading Roman fleet and repel them from Syracuse. As early as 1866, French Augustin Mouchot used a parabolic trough to produce steam for the first solar steam engine (Fig. 11.1).
Historical use of passive solar power in…
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Peter Gevorkian: Large-Scale Solar Power System Design: An Engineering Guide for Grid-Connected Solar Power Generation. SOLAR THERMAL POWER, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2011), AccessEngineering Export