Solar Total Energy Test Facility project test results high-temperature thermocline storage subsystem by Sandia Laboratories. Solar Total Energy Test Facility Division 5712

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  • Solar power plants,
  • Heat storage

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StatementT. D. Harrison ... [et al.], Solar Total Energy Test Facility Division 5712, Sandia Laboratories ; prepared by Sandia Laboratories ... for the United States Department of Energy under contract AT(29-1)-789
SeriesSAND ; 77-1528
ContributionsHarrison, T. D.
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. :
Number of Pages44
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