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Fig. 3

From: Dish layouts analysis method for concentrative solar power plant

Fig. 3

Parabolic dish layout. a Dish of 25 kW Stirling solar power unit installed at Solarversal Hangzhou site. To allow free tracking, a notch is made to the parabolic dish to avoid intervening between dish and the supporting pedestal. b Its net reflecting area can be model by a sector ring, which is described by Eq. 3. c, d Depending the sun positions, shades will be casted to the dish by its neighbors, reducing the effective reflecting area (light blue area)

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