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Old 06-25-2018, 03:26 PM   #2155 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by freebeard View Post
So what's new under the sun?

It looks to be oriented N-S with the ability to rotate during the day. They claim 55% cheaper than existing and then talk about economies of scale.
We already have solar in a straw CSP. This looks more complex and expensive..
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parabolic_trough
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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andaso..._Power_Station
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