SENER, Masen and OFPPT launch the second edition of the NOOR Ouarzazate training program

The engineering and technology group SENER, the Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (Masen) and the Moroccan Office of Professional Training and Promotion of Employment (OFPPT) have started a second edition of the training programme for future employees of the NOOR Ouarzazate III thermoelectric solar power plant. This initiative, for the [...]

2018-03-15T12:05:10+00:00 15-03-2018|Categories: Sin categoría|Tags: , , , , , |

Concentrated Solar Power could be commercial viable within decade in Australia

The Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has released a report saying that concentrated solar thermal (CST) technology could have commercial viable form of dispatchable renewable energy within a decade. This report was prepared by ITP Thermal has found a strong confidence in CST, with many global industry players showing interest [...]

CSP Focus China 2018 Mar.22-23 Beijing

As the most influential Concentrated Solar Power event in China and in the world, the organizer CSP Focus have invited representatives from the world's core Concentrated Solar Power markets, including China, Europe and the United States, Middle East and North Africa, Chile, Australia, and other Asian regions, to participate in [...]

2018-03-12T20:31:13+00:00 12-03-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Chilean Market is Gold Reserve for Concentrated Solar Power Technology

 "CHILEAN market is Gold Mine for CSP Technology". believes CLIMATENZA, a solar thermal Energy company working in Chile together with support from Chilean Government, CORFO. under the Start-up Chile Progeam! Recently, it is announced that European CSP capacity is expected to reach as high as 5GW by 2030. As [...]

2018-03-12T20:28:01+00:00 10-03-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Eskom to sign 27 renewable energy projects

South Africa's state power utility Eskom will sign purchase agreements with independent producers for 27 renewable energy projects next week that will generate 56 billion rand ($4.7 billion) in investments, the energy minister said on Thursday. The minister was adamant that the signing of the 27 projects would go ahead [...]

Innovative Hybrid Solar Energy System to be Presented at Congressional Showcase

David Cygan, GTI R&D Manager and project team lead, has been invited to Washington D.C. on March 12 to present GTI's hybrid solar energy system project at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 2018 Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) Congressional Showcase. At the event, members of Congress, their energy [...]

2018-03-09T00:45:46+00:00 08-03-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , , |

SUPCON Delingha 50MW molten salt tower Concentrated Solar Power project recovers construction after winter stop

Supcon Solar Delingha 50MW CSP plant was selected to be one of China 1st batch of CSP pilot projects on September 2016. As the project developer SUPCON Solar announced earlier, the construction work was officially recovered on March 5th after the freezing cold winter. And the project is going to [...]

European Concentrated Solar Power capacity to reach as high as 5 GW by 2030

The European Union’s total CSP capacity could reach as high as 5 GW by the year 2030 if all the pieces fall into place, a study by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has found. Spain’s first CSP plant went into operation in 2008, and it is still the only [...]

2018-03-08T00:41:04+00:00 08-03-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , , |

WCE provides Molten-Salt for China 1st 50MW Concentrated Solar Power plant in Delingha

Wuxi Chemical Equipment, Co., Ltd (WCE) has successfully concluded the supply of the Molten-Salt Heat Exchangers for CGN Delingha 50MW parabolic trough CSP plant, which will be the First Operational Project belonging to the 1st Batch of 20 Pilot CSP Projects in China. The Molten-Salt Heat Exchangers for the Delingha [...]

Kathu Solar Park Concentrated Solar Power plant synchronises to Eskom’s grid

As of 23 February 2018, Kathu Solar Park Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant has been feeding 100MW of power to Eskom’s electricity grid via a 132kV distribution line. Main and auxiliary transformers have been energised, which represents a relevant milestone for the solar thermal power plant commissioning activities. Kathu [...]

Delingha 50MW Parabolic Trough Concentrated Solar Power plant to be completed this spring

CGN Solar Delingha 50MW parabolic trough CSP plant is among China 1st batch of 20 pilot CSP projects and leading the construction progress. As the owner and developer CGN Delingha Solar Energy Co., Ltd told CSP Focus, the construction work have been almost finished, and the project is now under [...]

Concentrated Solar Power: Delivering Renewable Electricity When It’s Needed

Last year, right after graduating from college, Hajar Abjeg left her vibrant hometown of Agadir on the west coast of Morocco to live in the middle of the desert in Ouarzazate. A newly minted engineer, her goal was to work at the sprawling solar complex on the outskirts of the [...]

2018-02-23T18:02:41+00:00 23-02-2018|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Tags: , |

Eltherm South Africa Lands Kathu Concentrated Solar Power Plant Heat Tracing Contract

eltherm South Africa has been awarded the electrical heat tracing (EHT) system design and installation contract for the 100 MW Kathu Solar Park CSP (Concentrated Solar Power) plant in the Northern Cape. The contract also confirms eltherm’s dominance in the provision of EHT for CSP plants worldwide. The Kathu [...]