Concentrated Solar Power

ARPA-E Awardees Aim to Store Energy for up to 4 Days

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced the selection of 10 projects as part of a new Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) program, DAYS; Duration Addition to electricitY Storage. Awardees will develop energy storage systems to provide reliable, affordable power to the electric grid for up to 100 hours, [...]

2018-09-19T13:31:04+00:00 19-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , |

Shouhang takes over another China 100MW tower Concentrated Solar Power demo, construction starts October

Shouhang officially announced yesterday evening that the company will take over the development of China Shenhua Guohua Yumen 100MW Molten Salt Tower CSP Project, which was originally owned by China state-owned company Guohua Power but given up earlier this February. As CSP Focus reported earlier, the Shenhua Guohua project was [...]

2018-09-19T11:43:55+00:00 19-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

SolarReserve enters manufacturing deal for Australia Concentrated Solar Power project

Australian concentrated solar power (CSP) technology firm Heliostat SA has teamed up with California-based SolarReserve to produce tracking mirrors for the latter’s 150-MW Aurora plant in South Australia. The parties have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) under which they will work together on the development of plans and [...]

The Continuous Power Generation in July of Shouhang Dunhuang 10MW Concentrated Solar Power Tower Plant Reaches Longest Duration of 133h

The first phase of Shouhang Dunhuang solar thermal power generation project, Shouhang Dunhuang 10MW CSP Tower Plant has been performed well. In July, the generation capacity reached 2021280kWh, the steam turbine started for a total of 11 times, the maximum power generation was 10.1MW, and the longest continuous power generation [...]

2018-09-17T19:36:55+00:00 17-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Melt 1.030Ton/day of Salt with one Melting Furnace in KATHU Concentrated Solar Power Plant

Herlogas has achieved a New Record in KATHU CSP Plant, “Melt 1.030Ton/day of Salt with one Melting Furnace”. In this project Herlogas has completed the process of melting 45,264 tons of salt in 52 days, achieving a new record of averaging 870 tons/day. Herlogas has also been responsible for heating [...]

What Does The Future Hold For Concentrated Solar Power in the Middle East?

The future of concentrated solar power (CSP) in the MENA region looks very bright indeed, writes Kanav Duggal from the Middle East Solar Industry Association While the global solar industry has been on a rapid growth trajectory over the past decade, more recently, the emergence and cost competitiveness of [...]

2018-09-14T18:52:25+00:00 13-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , |

Can Spain Revive the Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Industry it Killed?

The time is right to consider what went wrong and what went right with Spain’s previous CSP policy – because an election in June put the renewable-friendly coalition that developed it back in power. Spain’s socialist-led coalition government jumpstarted virtually all the Concentrated Solar Power/CSP deployed in Europe, 2.3 GW, creating [...]

2018-09-12T05:42:18+00:00 12-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

No.1-5 Modules to be finished late December of China Yumen Xinneng 50MW Beam-down tower Concentrated Solar Power Project

Yumen Xinneng 50MW molten salt tower CSP plant was officially selected as one of China 1st batch of CSP pilot projects in September 2016, and it has been developed and constructed rapidly since the the break-ground on June 8th, 2017. It is expected that No.1-5 Modules will be completed and [...]

2018-09-11T21:17:15+00:00 11-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , , |

No.1-5 Modules to be finished late December of China Yumen Xinneng 50MW Beam-down tower Concentrated Solar Power Project

Yumen Xinneng 50MW molten salt tower CSP plant was officially selected as one of China 1st batch of CSP pilot projects in September 2016, and it has been developed and constructed rapidly since the the break-ground on June 8th, 2017. It is expected that No.1-5 Modules will be completed [...]

2018-09-11T12:00:26+00:00 11-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , , |

World Bank and Jordan’s Ministry of Environment Partner to Promote Concentrated Solar Power Heat

The World Bank and the Ministry of Environment of Jordan will co-host a conference on September 18-19, 2018 under the patronage of H.E Nayef Hmeidi Al Fayez, focused on the industrial and commercial potential of Concentrating Solar Heat (CSH). The total global demand for heat for commercial and industrial [...]

China help Morocco restructure energy mix via concentrated solar power projects

Driving from Rabat, capital of Morocco, all the way south over the Atlas Mountains, it took eight hours to reach the city of Ouarzazate, the gateway of the Sahara Desert. Looking north from the downtown, a tower measuring 248 meters high shines in the sun. It is the tallest [...]

2018-09-08T07:20:30+00:00 08-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Cerro Dominador Concentrated Solar Power plant Milestones

Cerro Dominador emerged from a tender by the Chilean Government through Corfo –Corporación de Fomento a la Producción–, to develop and build a 110 MW solar thermal plant with 17.5 hours of thermal storage in molten salts. The project will be located in the Atacama Desert, the area with [...]

Egypt aims to install 700 MW of concentrated solar power (CSP)

The Egyptian energy sector has been suffering since 2011, which places a significant responsibility on the government to provide additional sources for electricity to meet the domestic demand. Egypt relies on natural gas and oil for about 91% of its energy needs with the remaining 8% coming from the High [...]

2018-09-06T08:40:48+00:00 06-09-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |