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New fractal concentrated solar power receivers absorb sunlight more efficiently

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Oct 28, 2017 01:03 AM
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by (Lacy Cooke) last modified Oct 27, 2017

Concentrated solar power facilities are often large. But smaller plants could offer a clean energy option for villages if researchers could boost receiver efficiency. Sandia National Laboratories engineers have come closer to that goal with a fractal-like design for receivers that are as much as 20 percent better at absorbing light than today's technology. Related: Trump's DOE invests $62 million in concentrated solar power





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