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J. Sol. Energy Eng.
Paper No: SOL-23-1221
Published Online: July 16, 2024
...: maria.kolokotroni@hotmail.co.uk Contributed by the Solar Energy Division of ASME for publication in the J ournal of S olar E nergy E ngineering . 11 08 2023 21 05 2024 08 07 2024 16 07 2024 building clean energy collector optics parabolic trough photovoltaics Radiation...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. June 2024, 146(3): 031001.
Paper No: SOL-22-1309
Published Online: October 31, 2023
...Mohamed Salim Djenane; Seddik Hadji; Omar Touhami; Abdel Halim Zitouni This paper proposes an investigation of a novel design of receiver absorber tube (circular–trapezoidal shaped) for parabolic trough concentrator (PTC) system aiming at catching a part of the lost (reflected) solar rays due...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. December 2023, 145(6): 061011.
Paper No: SOL-23-1093
Published Online: August 16, 2023
... , “ EUROTROUGH-Parabolic Trough Collector Developed for Cost Efficient Solar Power Generation ,” 11th International Symposium on Concentrating Solar Power and Chemical Energy Technologies , Zurich, Switzerland , Sept. 4–6 . [50] Sohn , C. W. , Fuchs , J. , and Gruber , M. , 1998 , “ Chilled...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. February 2024, 146(1): 011002.
Paper No: SOL-22-1178
Published Online: May 25, 2023
... receiver is found to achieve a maximum geometric concentration ratio of 7.695× with a peak flux of 30 suns. For large acceptance angles (10 deg), the circular trough achieves a geometric concentration ratio as high as 82% of that of a parabolic trough. This noteworthy performance, along with the fact...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. August 2023, 145(4): 041004.
Paper No: SOL-22-1277
Published Online: December 26, 2022
...Faisal Altwijri; S. A. Sherif; Ahmed M. Alshwairekh This paper reports on a parametric investigation of the thermal enhancement of a double-reflector parabolic trough collector when employing an in-line mixed V-shape (IMVS) ribbed absorber tube. Three heat transfer fluids (HTFs) are investigated...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. October 2022, 144(5): 051005.
Paper No: SOL-21-1355
Published Online: March 28, 2022
... , A. , Zarza , E. , Valenzuela , L. , and Pérez , M. , 2010 , “ Parabolic-Trough Solar Collectors and Their Applications ,” Renewable Sustainable Energy Rev. , 14 ( 7 ), pp. 1695 – 1721 . 10.1016/j.rser.2010.03.012 [19] Pacheco , J. E. , Prairie , M. R. , and Yellowhorse , L...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. February 2022, 144(1): 011005.
Paper No: SOL-21-1144
Published Online: August 16, 2021
... modes. The control system included six independent controllers responsible for controlling system components. Using the proposed control strategy, the plant is able to generate steam directly in parabolic troughs at high pressure and temperature. The operation range of the plant is split in three...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. December 2021, 143(6): 061002.
Paper No: SOL-20-1356
Published Online: April 23, 2021
...Muhammad Uzair; Naveed ur Rehman This paper presents a method for evaluating the intercept factor (γ) of a beam-down parabolic trough collector (BDPTC), accounting for collector design, solar cone, and shading on the aperture due to secondary reflectors. A numerical ray-tracing technique...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. August 2021, 143(4): 041008.
Paper No: SOL-20-1233
Published Online: February 1, 2021
.... Therefore, the present study focuses on the pyrolysis stage by considering the temperature limitation of the parabolic trough collectors (PTCs). The last steps of the gasification process deal with the treatment of the bio-char product of pyrolysis at high temperatures beyond the PTC capability...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. August 2021, 143(4): 041004.
Paper No: SOL-20-1193
Published Online: November 20, 2020
...Alain C. Biboum; Ahmet Yilanci In this study, it is aimed to conduct the thermodynamic and economic analysis of solar thermal power plants using parabolic trough collectors (PTC), linear Fresnel reflectors (LFR), and solar tower (ST) technologies for Cameroon. The analysis is performed for each...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. December 2020, 142(6): 061009.
Paper No: SOL-19-1320
Published Online: June 8, 2020
... 05 2020 08 06 2020 concentrating solar power organic Rankine cycle working fluids parabolic trough collector cost of kWhe solar multiple storage hours collector efficiency energy parabolic trough storage thermal power The climate change problem largely due...
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J. Sol. Energy Eng. October 2020, 142(5): 051005.
Paper No: SOL-19-1208
Published Online: March 12, 2020
... to the Rankine cycles. The objective of the study is to develop an MGS without a gas cycle that can achieve higher energy and exergy efficiencies. Two concentrated solar technologies, namely, parabolic trough collectors (PTCs) and heliostats are used to power the designed system. The environmental benefit...