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Energy 101: Concentrating Solar Power Basics

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From towers to dishes to linear mirrors to troughs, concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies reflect and collect solar heat to generate electricity. A single CSP plant can generate enough power for about 90,000 homes. This video explains what CSP is, how it works, and how systems like parabolic troughs produce renewable power.

 

Subject(s):

  • Science

Grade(s):

  • Middle School (6-8)
  • High School (9-12)
  • Adult Education (post HS)

Topic(s):

  • Energy


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  • Multimedia

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Energy 101: Concentrating Solar Power Basics

TSEP
MB 2.434.01, 1 UTSA Circle
San Antonio, Texas
www.noahtalerico.blogspot.com/

Organization Type: Community Outreach Education

Contact:
Noah
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210.408.4006
noahtalerico@hotmail.com

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