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Demonstrators rally for Port Augusta concentrated solar power plant

More than 200 people turned out on the steps of Parliament House on Sunday, with their own makeshift solar panels, urging the State Government to back a solar thermal power plant at Port Augusta. Decked with mirror panels to mimic solar panels, the demonstrators were led by Port Augusta [...]

2017-05-02T14:35:58+00:00 30-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Israel is building the world’s tallest concentrated solar power project

Three years after Israel first announced plans for an enormous solar power station, the project is progressing nicely. The 121 MW Ashalim Solar Thermal Power Station is under construction in the sunny Negev desert, and currently ranks as Israel’s largest renewable energy project to date. When it begins operating sometime [...]

Namibia to build a 150 MW Concentrated Solar Power plant

Namibian power utility NamPower plans to build three new plants, its managing director said on Friday, to boost electricity security in the southwest African country. Namibia is a net importer of electricity with an installed capacity of 513.5 megawatts. The country is home to the Kudu Gas Fields, which [...]

Masdar Institute wins 2017 Global Water Award

Deputy Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum honoured 10 winners from eight countries at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award, which is worth USD 1 million. The Award was launched by Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler [...]

2017-04-28T16:38:01+00:00 28-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , , , |

Concentrated Solar Power and use of seawater greenhouses in hydroponics

The recent drought in South Africa has made us acutely aware of water shortages, with many municipalities introducing water restrictions in their efforts to curb water wastage. The drought underlined the importance of water for the survival of man, beast and vegetation. A total of 71% of the Earth’s [...]

12 Things You Didn’t Know About The World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Power Plant In Morocco

Morocco will be home to the world’s largest concentrated solar power plant when it is fully built in 2018, producing enough energy to power over a million homes in the country once it is completed. The Noor Complex will lower carbon emissions by an astonishing 760,000 tons per year when it [...]

2017-04-27T14:45:42+00:00 25-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

ACWA Power Will Bid to Build Saudi Arabian Solar Energy Project

ACWA Power International will bid to build a solar energy project in Saudi Arabia, part of the kingdom’s $50 billion push to temper domestic oil use. Riyadh-based ACWA received a request for proposals last week from Saudi Arabia’s energy ministry to develop the 300-megawatt solar project in Sakaka, Rajit Nanda, [...]

2017-04-25T15:54:50+00:00 25-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , , |

3rd China Concentrated Solar Power conference

“China Solar Thermal Electricity Conference” is another brand conference created based on the 8 consecutive solar thermal electricity technology Sanya international forums by China National Solar Thermal Energy Alliance. It is positioned as a technological conference of solar thermal electricity with consideration to hot topics in development of the industry. [...]

2017-04-24T13:59:24+00:00 24-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Hangzhou Steam Turbine Co., Ltd. Wins the Bid of Turbine-generator Set for Supcon Delingha 50 MW Tower CSP Project

On April 14, Supcon Delingha 50MW Tower CSP project, one of China’s first 20 CSP demonstration projects, held the signing ceremony of its turbine-generator set. The final winning bidder is Hangzhou Steam Turbine Co., Ltd (short for Hangzhou Steam Turbine) . According to the previous report from CSPPLAZA, this [...]

2017-04-23T13:36:04+00:00 20-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

Eskom boasts investment in renewables research in South Africa

South African state-run power utility, Eskom, has confirmed its long-term investment in renewables research, which has been supported by the CSIR and Stellenbosch University. In 2012 EPPEI identified Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) and Wind Energy as the two focal areas for Eskom in the field of renewable energy and, [...]

2017-04-20T13:00:12+00:00 20-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Concentrated solar power (CSP) plant provides the city of Brønderslev with sustainable heating

Spring in Denmark not only means longer and brighter days but also the beginning of the first “harvest season” for a globally-unique solar energy system. The 26,929m2 concentrated solar power (CSP) plant now provides the city of Brønderslev with sustainable heating, but it will also enable power production as [...]

Bolymedia Holdings Co. Ltd. Announces BolySolar Tripler

Bolymedia Holdings Co. Ltd., a global high-tech company headquartered in Silicon Valley, is pleased to announce its fourth patented technology product for renewable energy at the SNEC PV Power Expo on April 19-21, 2017 in Shanghai, China. BolySolar is a complete set of solar system technologies that will revolutionize the [...]

2017-04-18T18:12:38+00:00 18-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

Dubai will allocate a 200 MW Concentrated Solar Power Project

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) will allocate a 200-megawatt concentrated solar power project in June of this year. The 200-megawatt CSP project will be part of the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The solar park already has a 213-megawatt operational capacity based on photovoltaic technology. Construction on [...]