Side View of LS2 Solar Parabolic Trough at SEGS
Side View of LS2 Solar Parabolic Trough at SEGS

Image Details

  • Description: The aperture of the LS2 parabolic trough is about three times the height of the person in the image. Notice the receiver, the tube going trough the focal line of the parabola. Synthetic oil is heated as it flows trough the receiver.
  • Source: https://energylan.sandia.gov
  • Source info: Cropped derivative of photo from Sandia National Laboratories Database - CD 1428 Item #31 (142831c) - Photo ID 3109 - Last Updated January 26, 2000.
  • License: Public Domain