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Solar Thermal Power Plants: On the Way to Commercial Market Introduction (2008)

Submitted by Raquel Ponte Costa on November 9, 2009

This presentation made by Prof. Hans Müller-Steinhagen from the Institute for Thermodynamics of the German Aerospace Centre provides an overview of solar power plants, their current use, benefits and potential.

The presentation goes through examples of solar power plants, outlining the different systems and technologies available. An estimation of the costs and the profits of using such technologies is also provided, allowing, thus, to conclude on its paramount potential on electricity cost reduction.

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