CSP

Abengoa’s solar thermal plant Xina Solar One, awarded in the Industry Awards of the African Utility Week in South Africa

Abengoa (MCE: ABG.B), the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainability in the infrastructure, energy and water sectors, was awarded, thanks to the solar thermal plant Xina Solar One, in the fifth edition of the Industry Awards, which were held during the 18th annual African Utility Week. [...]

EDF talk on Morocco 800 MW NOOR Midelt Concentrated Solar Power+PV hybrid solar project

The Noor Midelt project is one of the initiatives under the Noor Solar Plan, which aims at producing a total capacity of 2,000 MW by 2020. The first phase of Noor Midelt is expected to consist of two 400MW hybrid concentrated solar power (CSP) and photovoltaic (PV) plants. For each [...]

2018-05-22T12:04:24+00:00 22-05-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , , , , , |

Brazil’s Eletrosul to test Concentrated Solar Power technology

Brazil's Eletrosul will trial concentrating solar power (CSP) technology via a 250-kW project in the town of Caputera, the company, which is controlled by state-run energy group Eletrobras, said on Friday. The BRL-16.5-million (USD 4.4m/EUR 3.8m) project is supported by the Research and Development Programme of Brazil's power sector [...]

Concentrated Solar Power Technology (DSG+Concrete TES ) has been Commercialized in China

Rising up from the countryside in Zhangbei county, 260km to the northwest of Beijing is a unique CSP plant. With 170,000㎡Fresnel solar field, 720MWh(th) concrete TES system and 15MWe steam turbine system, it wows people all over the Chinese CSP industry. Huaqiang TeraSolar I 15MW CSP Plant is developed by [...]

2018-05-21T19:38:19+00:00 21-05-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Sandia will compete to build a high temperature concentrated solar power pilot plant

Sandia National Laboratories will receive $10.5 million from the Department of Energy to research and design a cheaper and more efficient solar energy system. The work focuses on refining a specific type of utility-scale solar energy technology that uses mirrors to reflect and concentrate sunlight onto a receiver on [...]

NDRC approves Silk Road Fund’s investment proposal for Dubai 700MW Concentrated Solar Power plant

On May 17th, the National Development and Reform Commission(NDRC) approved Silk Road Fund’s filing for the investment in Dubai 700MW CSP plant , which is an important stage in the early procedure of Silk Road Fund’s investment in this project. On March 20th, CSPPLAZA exclusively reported that Silk Road Fund [...]

2018-05-21T13:00:38+00:00 21-05-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , |

China Shouhang Dunhuang 100 MW molten salt Solar Tower CSP Plant completed its civil work

Recently, civil work of Shouhang Dunhuang 2nd phase of 100MW molten salt CSP tower project was successfully completed and entered the installation process. Project database: Shouhang Dunhuang 100MW Molten Salt Tower CSP Project   The CSP Plant started its preliminary work in 2014. The foundation stone laying ceremony was held [...]

2018-05-21T12:54:24+00:00 21-05-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, Documents, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Collaboration between Cleanergy and Masen in Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) and Thermal Energy Storage (TES)

Swedish solar technology firm Cleanergy has announced joint collaboration with Masen (Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy) to step up their joint quest for low cost solar energy storage. Storage of renewable energy for on-demand distribution of cost competitive and clean electricity is key for fossil-free power generation, said a statement [...]

Dispatchable renewable energies with a focus on the Concentrated Solar Power

The Next-CSP project together with the University of Edinburgh is organising on the 6th of June, 2018 a seminar on dispatchable renewable energies with a focus on the Next-CSP concept in the afternoon. The seminar, organized jointly by the University of Edinburgh and the H2020-funded Next-CSP solar energy project, intends [...]

Abengoa Dubai Concentrated Solar Power contract valued at $650mn

Abengoa's contract to supply three 200 MW parabolic trough plants to the 700 MW DEWA CSP project in Dubai is valued at approximately $650 million, the Spanish company said in a statement May 9. Last month, Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power signed an Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract with [...]

Morocco expects price drop for hybrid Concentrated Solar Power plant

Design innovations and a favorable development framework should see Morocco hit its lowest prices for the hybrid PV-CSP Noor Midelt project and the country is joining global support schemes to diversify its funding supply, an official at the Moroccan Agency for Sustainable Energy (Masen), said. ACWA Power's Noor III CSP [...]

NOORo 580MW CSP+PV concentrated solar power complex: Site visit open

Morocco NOOR Ouarzazate (NOORo) Solar complex is comprised of three concentrated solar power plants 160MW parabolic trough NOORo1, 200MW power tower NOORo2 and 150MW parabolic trough NOORo3, and one PV plant 70MW NOORo4.Once fully completed in October this year, it will be world largest solar power and CSP project complex. [...]