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Designing CPC concentrators for bi-facial collectors

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Posted by altsolarthermal on February 19, 2007, 1:41 pm
I have just written a simple article on designing non-tracking
compound parabolic concentrator (CPC) troughs to obtain 5X
concentration for bi-facial or double sided collectors.
These will have application with bi-facial PV cells or thermal
It is available at http://www.thorpies.com/CPCDesign1.html
Any comments appreciated

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