TITLE

Light and Heat

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Claire Cain
PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;9/3/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 14, p96
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Nevada Solar One power plant in Las Vegas, Nevada. It produces 64 megawatts of electricity during the peak midday hours, enough to power 14,000 Nevada homes. Nevada Solar One uses a parabolic trough design, in which curved mirrors, 16 feet from top to bottom, concentrate the sun's rays onto a glass tube with a steel bar at its center.
ACCESSION #
26611740

 

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