Final Technical Progress Report: Development of Low-Cost Suspension Heliostat; December 7, 2011 - December 6, 2012

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Final technical progress report of SunShot Incubator Solaflect Energy. The project succeeded in demonstrating that the Solaflect Suspension Heliostat design is viable for large-scale CSP installations. Canting accuracy is acceptable and is continually improving as Solaflect improves its understanding of this design. Cost reduction initiatives were successful, and there are still many opportunities for further development and further cost reduction.

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Bender, W. January 1, 2013.

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Final technical progress report of SunShot Incubator Solaflect Energy. The project succeeded in demonstrating that the Solaflect Suspension Heliostat design is viable for large-scale CSP installations. Canting accuracy is acceptable and is continually improving as Solaflect improves its understanding of this design. Cost reduction initiatives were successful, and there are still many opportunities for further development and further cost reduction.

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  • Related Information: Work performed by Solaflect Energy, Norwich, Vermont

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  • Report No.: NREL/SR-5200-57611
  • Grant Number: AC36-08GO28308
  • DOI: 10.2172/1068630 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 1068630
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc842216

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Bender, W. Final Technical Progress Report: Development of Low-Cost Suspension Heliostat; December 7, 2011 - December 6, 2012, report, January 1, 2013; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc842216/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.