SG3 400-m2solar dish

The ANU SG3 dish has 387 m2 of mirror aperture area. At the focal plane it produces an average concentration of 900 suns over a disk with diameter 680 mm, and a peak concentration of 1,540 suns. Construction of the SG3 dish was completed in May 1993, and it first generated steam on sun in June 1994.

Area

Solar Thermal

Responsible academic

Mr Greg Burgess

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