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Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 852864, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/852864
Research Article

Numerical Simulation and Comparison of Conventional and Sloped Solar Chimney Power Plants: The Case for Lanzhou

1College of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, Jimei University, Xiamen 361021, China
2State Key Laboratory of Multiphase Flow in Power Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an 710049, China
3CAS Key Laboratory of Renewable Energy, Guangzhou Institute of Energy Conversion, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou 510640, China
4University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China
5Nuclear and Radiation Safety Center, Beijing 100082, China

Received 21 August 2013; Accepted 14 October 2013

Academic Editors: M. Cepin and G. H. Yeoh

Copyright © 2013 Fei Cao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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