California

Concentrated Solar Power, PV and Wind Energy Development on Public Lands

Developers of solar power, wind and geothermal projects face the prospect of a significantly easier permitting process across the deserts of California, under a draft plan unveiled by US officials.

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.

How to power California with wind energy, water and solar energy

A Stanford study outlines how power from facilities such as the Ivanpah Concentrated Solar Power in California's Mojave Desert can be part of the state's renewable energy future.

Solar energy, PV and Concentrated Solar Power (CSP), meets 6.4% of California’s electricity demand in June

Utility-scale solar PV and concentrated solar power (CSP) met 6.4% of California's electricity demand during June 2014, according to an analysis by renewable energy consultant Bernard Chabot.

NREL Finds Up to 6-cent per Kilowatt-Hour Extra Value with Concentrated Solar Power

Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) projects would add additional value of 5 or 6 cents per kilowatt hour to utility-scale solar energy in California where 33 percent renewables will be mandated in six years.

Brightsource Energy Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project back on track

Plans for two 750-foot-tall concentrated solar power towers in eastern Riverside County are under consideration again, the state announced Thursday.

Genesis shines with Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) technology

NextEra Energy subsidiary NextEra Energy Resources, LLC and Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) are celebrating the culmination of a Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project seven years in the making.