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Title: Solar collector array

A method and apparatus for efficient manufacture, assembly and production of solar energy. In one aspect, the apparatus may include a number of modular solar receiver assemblies that may be separately manufactured, assembled and individually inserted into a solar collector array housing shaped to receive a plurality of solar receivers. The housing may include optical elements for focusing light onto the individual receivers, and a circuit for electrically connecting the solar receivers.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1183902
Report Number(s):
9,054,251
13/193,058
DOE Contract Number:
FC36-07GO17052
Resource Type:
Patent
Research Org:
The Boeing Company, Chicago, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY; 36 MATERIALS SCIENCE