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Title: R&D 100, 2016: Falling Particle Receiver

After several years of design and development, the world's first continuously recirculating high-temperature Falling Particle Receiver for Concentrated Solar Energy was constructed and tested at Sandimore »a National Laboratories. This technology enables clean, renewable energy and electricity on demand with cheap, efficient storage at costs comparable with fossil-fuel-based plants.« less
Title: R&D 100, 2016: Falling Particle Receiver
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Publication Date: 2016-11-07
OSTI Identifier: 1334789
Resource Type: Multimedia
Research Org: SNL (Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
Subject: 14 SOLAR ENERGY ; FALLING PARTICLE RECEIVER ; SOLAR POWER ; PARTICLES ; ENERGY STORAGE ; ELECTRICITY
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
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System Entry Date: 2016-12-14