SkyFuel unveils the SkyTrough™: the world’s highest performance, lowest cost
utility-scale solar power system.
Arvada, Colorado October 10th, 2008: – SkyFuel, Inc. today secured its position as the leader in the rapidly growing concentrating solar power (CSP) industry by unveiling the SkyTrough™: the highest performance, lowest cost utility-scale solar power system of any kind for generating electricity. With glass-free mirrors, a highly engineered space frame that allows compact transportation and rapid field assembly, and new more efficient drive & control systems, the SkyTrough™ cuts the cost of the parabolic trough concentrator by 35% compared to other commercially available systems. Read more . . .
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