California Energy Commission

California makes investment in Concentrated Solar Power R&D program

The projects include thermal energy storage for concentrated solar power plants and improved forecasting for wind power and solar energy production.

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.

Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project approval banked on possible storage

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.

California set to approve one tower for Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project

The California Energy Commission is set to approve the Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project.

Palen concentrating solar power project achieves license from California Energy Commission

Important milestone for the Solar Millennium Group’s second concentrated solar energy plant location in California. Initial construction work has already started at the world’s largest solar energy location in Blythe.