Thermal energy storage radiatively coupled to a supercritical Rankine cycle for electric grid support

  title={Thermal energy storage radiatively coupled to a supercritical Rankine cycle for electric grid support},
  author={Laureen Meroueh and Gang Chen},
  journal={Renewable Energy},
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