These volumes of Proceedings are the record of the 1999 ISES Solar World Congress, held in Jerusalem, Israel on the 45th Anniversary of the International Solar Energy Society. The Congress was held under the theme Solar is Renewable, adequately representing a meeting on the threshold of the 21st Century. The event also marks the 20th anniversary of the Israeli Section of ISES, founded in 1979 - the year ISES celebrated its Silver Jubilee. A business track under the title of Solar Means Business included presentations and discussions on market implementation of solar technology. The Congress further included two panel discussions and two workshops, dealing with WIRE (World-wide Information System for Renewable Energy) and with IPMVP (International Performance Measurement. These proceeding consist of the Keynote Papers and presented papers.The trumpet surface reflectivity was measured to be between 84% and 88% so that, as we see from Fig. ... that the actual optical quality of the primary used in these tests is very far fia#39;om the conditions for which the trumpet was optimized. ... A very important aspect of designing any kind of solar thermal electric system has to do with rational evaluation of cost and ... these approaches, there is a tendency to be much less quantitative in attaining an understanding of the cost trade-offsanbsp;...
|Title||:||1999 ISES Solar World Congress|
|Publisher||:||Elsevier - 2000-12-15|