As a leading enterprise in Concentrated Solar Power industry, a foreign company with its global strategic focus deeply rooted in China CSP market, because of Ivanpah, BrightSource is widely recognized by CSP industry for its innovative application of tower technology at commercial scale; it is also rightly because of Ivanpah, [...]
Saft’s Tadiran Batteries to Power BrightSource’s Innovative Solar Field Technology for Concentrated Solar Power
Multi-million euro contract to supply more than 50,000 rechargeable lithium-ion battery packs to power BrightSource’s heliostats and optical concentrating devices for 121 MW Ashalim Thermal Solar Power Station in Israel. Tadiran Batteries, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Saft Group and a leader in the development of lithium batteries for [...]
Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in Riverside County would produce clean power and create jobs
Construction of the Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project is expected to employ 600 to 1,200 people.
BrightSource Energy and Abengoa argued that Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project would be able to incorporate thermal energy storage at some point in the future.
The California Energy Commission is set to approve the Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project.
New organization to highlight the benefits of concentrated solar thermal power.
BrightSource Energy, which builds solar power plants and plans to do an IPO, has completed about a quarter, or 25 percent, of its first project, Ivanpah, which is on schedule to come online next year.
Two California companies are planning to deploy the storage technology: SolarReserve and BrightSource. the four concentrating solar power projects will be capable of powering tens of thousand of households.
The 500-megawatt Hidden Hills Solar Electric Generating System would be built in two 250-megawatt phases on 5.12 square miles of privately owned Mojave Desert land in California.
Provides Cost-effective, Flexible Power When Needed Most; Helps Utility Customers and Grid Operators Maintain Reliable Grid.
IPO aspirant enhances its utility-scale concentrating solar power generation technology with crucial storage component.
In order to conserve precious desert water, the Hidden Hills project will employ an air-cooling system to convert the steam back into water in a closed-loop cycle.
The company is incurring heavy financial losses of about $40.2 million, which company officials claim is $29.7 million more than “originally anticipated”.