India’s Reliance Power To Commission Asia’s Largest Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Plant Next Month

A subsidiary of one of India’s leading private sector power generating companies is expected to commission a 125 MW concentrating solar thermal power plant by March 2014.

India’s Concentrated Solar Power (CSP)

India has only 52.5 MW of Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) in operation, however there are seven projects of 470 MW aggregate capacity scheduled to be completed under the first phase of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar

AREVA to build India’s largest concentrated solar power installation

AREVA Solar, an AREVA subsidiary, has been awarded a contract by Reliance Power to build a 250 megawatt (MW) concentrating solar thermal power (CSP) installation in India, which will become the largest in all of Asia.

AREVA integrates energy storage in its Concentrated Solar Power CLFR design at Sandia National Labs

AREVA Solar is collaborating with Sandia National Laboratories on a new concentrated solar power (CSP) installation with thermal energy storage.