Matthew B. Candelaria

Nov 182013
 
If solar power is going to play a major role in our future energy mix, it’s going to have to get bigger and more efficient. Concentrating solar power can be the answer to both of those problems, as it paves the way for larger, higher-efficiency solar power plants. In fact, the two largest solar power plants ever constructed have been brought online in the last two years, but they utilize different techniques for concentrating the sun’s energy, mirrors and Fresnel lenses. But which...