Solar skyline

Wagner, Siobhan
October 2007
Engineer (00137758);10/1/2007, Vol. 293 Issue 7733, p31
The article focuses on the project conducted by researchers at Oxford University in Oxford, England which aims to design an effective concentrator to work with small and large solar energy applications. Malcolm McCulloch, principal investigator of the project, states that based on computer models, the shape of the roof will differ depending on the location. Researchers also stress that they will be using the aluminized Mylar to be fabricated into an inexpensive and practical solar concentrators


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