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Can a very large power system be operated with only distributed solar generation?

Last week I delivered training to TenneT TSO staff and we discussed, amongst others, the consequences of the growth of the variable renewable share. The following question came up: “Is it possible to run a large (size of Europe or US) electric powe ...

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The future of solar energy: concentrated solar power vs. photovoltaic power plants

The “solar power tower” is a catchy name for (one of the options) of harvesting solar energy today. This technology uses  computer-controlled mirrors spread over thousands of hectares to reflect sun beams towards the solar power station where wa ...

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