The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California (US), the world’s largest solar power plant, is a concentrating solar power (CSP) complex that uses more than 300,000 mirrors to generate electricity. On 19 May when a small fire shut down a generating tower the mainstream press jumped on the news [...]
Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, yesterday witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between UAE Minister of State and Chairman of Masdar, Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, and [...]
They like to do things big in Dubai, including a newly-approved concentrated solar power project that will generate 1,000 megawatts of power by 2020—and a whopping 5,000 megawatts by 2030. he Dubai Water and Electricity Authority (DEWA) has announced the launch of the world’s largest concentrated solar power (CSP) project. [...]
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) will launch concentrated solar power (CSP) projects to generate 1,000 megawatts by 2030. The DEWA said the projects aim to raise the total power output to 25 per cent. In order to realise the ambitious projects, DEWA has submitted proposals to international CSP [...]
The Dow Chemical Company is showcasing its range of concentrated solar power (CSP) solutions at the ongoing Middle East & North Africa Solar Conference and Expo (Menasol) in Dubai, UAE. A major highlight is the industry-leading Dowtherm, a heat transfer fluid which enables the capture of solar thermal energy in [...]
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) plans to launch a tender to build the next phase of the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum Solar Park by mid-March, Reuters reported February 8. "Within a short period, we will open the tender, within a month and a half," DEWA Saeed chief [...]
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