rock storage

rock storage

The storage of heat in a large mass of rocks, collected by a solar energy system during the hours of maximum solar absorption for use later, when required.
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Mineralized material mined underground will feed an underground crushing facility, while the waste rock from development will mostly remain underground and be used as backfill, except for during pre-production, where the development waste rock will be transported to the Waste Rock Storage Facilities ('WRSF') on an historic mine impacted site on Barkerville Mountain.
In preparation for potential construction at Relief Canyon, including future heap leach pads, haul roads and waste rock storage facilities, Ames Construction has started the initial land clearing.
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AR Storage Centers IV LLC, led by Stuart Finley, Ryan Holder and Bud Finley, purchased the 314-unit Remount Storage at 6140 Remount Road and the 338-unit North Little Rock Storage Center at 103 E.
A large rock storage bin provides sensible heat storage directly behind the center of the bank of collectors.
The company has reported that surface rights acquisition comprises of 1,034 hectares of land that covers proposed location of a heap leach pad and most of the waste rock storage site.
Other concepts considered and, to varying degrees deployed include caverns, in-soil ducts, above-ground water tanks, rock storage with air circulation, latent heat storage (using phase change materials) and thermochemical heat.
Night cooling by way of rock storage was rejected due to the small diurnal temperature range, expense, space required and the need for a conventional back-up system.
In the center of the house is an enclosed "fountain room," underneath which lies a 9-foot-deep rock storage bed.
As warm air rises, fan draws it through support tube of spiral stairs, down to rock storage. Ledge above rock is entry level.