CSP

Hangzhou Steam Turbine Co., Ltd. Wins the Bid of Turbine-generator Set for Supcon Delingha 50 MW Tower CSP Project

On April 14, Supcon Delingha 50MW Tower CSP project, one of China’s first 20 CSP demonstration projects, held the signing ceremony of its turbine-generator set. The final winning bidder is Hangzhou Steam Turbine Co., Ltd (short for Hangzhou Steam Turbine) . According to the previous report from CSPPLAZA, this [...]

2017-04-22T13:07:20+00:00 20-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

Eskom boasts investment in renewables research in South Africa

South African state-run power utility, Eskom, has confirmed its long-term investment in renewables research, which has been supported by the CSIR and Stellenbosch University. In 2012 EPPEI identified Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) and Wind Energy as the two focal areas for Eskom in the field of renewable energy and, [...]

2017-04-20T13:00:12+00:00 20-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Concentrated solar power (CSP) plant provides the city of Brønderslev with sustainable heating

Spring in Denmark not only means longer and brighter days but also the beginning of the first “harvest season” for a globally-unique solar energy system. The 26,929m2 concentrated solar power (CSP) plant now provides the city of Brønderslev with sustainable heating, but it will also enable power production as [...]

Bolymedia Holdings Co. Ltd. Announces BolySolar Tripler

Bolymedia Holdings Co. Ltd., a global high-tech company headquartered in Silicon Valley, is pleased to announce its fourth patented technology product for renewable energy at the SNEC PV Power Expo on April 19-21, 2017 in Shanghai, China. BolySolar is a complete set of solar system technologies that will revolutionize the [...]

2017-04-18T18:12:38+00:00 18-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

Is A Solar Boom Coming To The Middle East?

On April 6th, Middle Eastern nations announced an ambitious energy project to establish an Arab Common Market for electricity. The energy ministers from 14 Arab countries signed a memorandum of understanding, confirming their commitment to the development of an integrated electricity supply system for the Middle East. This announcement is [...]

2017-04-15T19:50:15+00:00 15-04-2017|Categories: Sin categoría|Tags: , , , , |

Solastor want to create a $700 million concentrated solar power plant in Port Augusta

Australian renewable energy firm Solastor want to create a $700 million solar-thermal power plant in Port Augusta in the near future, and they can do so without government funding. The first-stage 100 Megawatt facility would create 500 jobs during construction, including 250 on site and 30 ongoing jobs. That [...]

Meteorological Data Sets for Concentrated Solar Power Performance Simulations

  A Concentrating Solar Power (CSP)/Solar Thermal Electric (STE) power plant is a substantial long-term investment. To evaluate the opportunities and risks associated with such a long-term investment requires careful technical and economic analysis. Usually, the results of such analysis are presented in what are known as feasibility studies. [...]

2017-04-06T12:03:38+00:00 05-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , |

Rioglass targets 550° Celsius Concentrated Solar Power parabolic trough storage by 2020

Rioglass is preparing to deploy temperature-resistant receivers on utility-scale molten salt storage plants in a move set to boost competitiveness of parabolic trough technology, Jeroen Van Schijndel, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer at Rioglass, said. Thermal energy storage (TES) has become a key asset for CSP plants as developers look [...]

Electrical power tests start at Abengoa’s Xina Solar One concentrated solar power plant in South Africa

Ingeteam has supplied nine INGEDRIVETM MV700 medium-voltage speed converters for this thermosolar plant.  It is hoped that in April it will reach the goal of generating power under rated operating conditions. Xina Solar One is a concentrating solar power plant with an installed capacity of 100 MW.  It uses [...]

Australia’s first large-scale concentrated solar power project

Senator Nick Xenophon expects the deal he struck to pass the federal Coalition’s tax cuts on Friday should guarantee that Australia’s first large-scale solar thermal plant begins construction before the next election. Xenophon got the Coalition government to deliver on its pre-election promise of facilitating solar thermal by agreeing [...]

Mt Abu boasts of a concentrated solar power plant that delivers power on demand

The Brahmakumaris in Mt Abu have installed an innovative 1 MW solar thermal power plant. Surprisingly, it has done away with photovoltaic cells, and runs on water instead. What's more, it can store sun's energy overnight and deliver power on demand. Spread over an area of 25 acres, the power [...]

2017-04-02T20:43:25+00:00 02-04-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , |

Dongfang Electric Corporation Wins Bid of Turbine and Generator for Royal Tech 50MW Yumen Concentrated Solar Power Project

Royal Tech 50MW thermal oil trough CSP project in Yumen, China announced the winning bidder of turbine and generator. Dongfang Steam Turbine Co., Ltd. and Dongfang Electrical Machinery Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as DFEM) affiliated with Dongfang Electric Corporation became the final winner of steam turbine and generator [...]

SolarReserve signs MOU for 70 MW concentrated solar power project in NSW

US solar company SolarReserve is showing signs of cracking the Australian solar market – but not (yet) with its preferred technology of concentrating solar and storage. Rather, the company has entered into a partnership with local engineering firm Decmil Group to build a 70MW PV plant in New South [...]