Fresnel developer builds India supply base to serve 1.7 GW CSP-coal market

Frenell’s technology will fuel Asia’s first integrated solar thermal power plant and the German developer eyes further cost reductions through supply chain gains, Thomas Mehlitz, Frenell’s project manager for the Dadri project, told New Energy Update. NTPC’s solar augmentation project is to use Fresnel technology to supply 14 GWh [...]

2017-01-27T21:57:46+00:0026-01-2017|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , , , |

India picks Fresnel for its first Concentrated Solar Power – coal plant

Frenell has won a contract to supply its solar thermal technology to a coal-fired power station in Uttar Pradesh, India, the company announced November 7. The project represents the first integrated CSP plant in Asia. Frenell will integrate its Fresnel technology into a 210 MW coal-fired power plant unit using [...]

2016-12-27T14:56:42+00:0022-11-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría|Etiquetas: , , , , , |

NTPC awards the contract for Asia’s first integrated concentrated solar power plant

Thermax, an Indian energy and environment company and FRENELL, a German concentrated solar power company, (through its wholly owned subsidiary Novatec Solar España, S.L) have been awarded by India’s state owned utility NTPC, to execute Asia’s first integrated solar thermal power plant at Dadri in Uttar Pradesh, India. The project [...]

Concentrated Solar Power for decentralized power generation applications

At present, India has an energy shortage of about 24,000 million units. This does not include the estimated 20,000 million units required by 33% of the population who do not have access to electricity. Prime Minister Narendra Modi mentioned in his speech in London that “about 18,000 villages are without [...]

2016-12-27T14:56:52+00:0026-09-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , |

CII to partner for organising Concentrated Solar Power workshop to boost Solar energy in TS

United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) is implementing a Global Environment Facility (GEF) supported project "Promoting business models for increasing penetration and scaling up of solar energy" in partnership with the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE) aiming to promote investment in Concentrated Solar Thermal (CST) technologies for industrial [...]

2016-12-27T14:56:54+00:0013-09-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , |

Centre to roll out 100 MW Concentrated Solar Power road map

UNIDO, in association with the New and Renewable Energy Ministry, is preparing a road map for 100 mw Concentrated Solar Thermal capacity in India to promote CST in the non-conventional energy segment. “We are preparing a road map for 100 mw Concentrated Solar Thermal (CST) capacity for the next five [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:03+00:0017-07-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , |

Concentrated Solar Power system used to generate steam to pasteurise milk

This is the second such system installed by the Tamil Nadu Cooperative Milk Producers Federation, popularly known as Aavin. Aavin is the latest government agency to harness solar energy for its daily operations. In the vast open space in front of the Aavin dairy in Sholinganallur, the agency has installed [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:07+00:0022-06-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , , , |

India’s 1st 50 MW Concentrated Solar Power plant has set a new feat of power generation

India’s 1st 50 MWe concentrating solar power (CSP) plant developed by Godawari Green Energy Limited has achieved record power generation of 589 MWh (CUF – 49.05%) in a single day on 23rd April 2016. The Godawari team have worked extremely hard to suppress previous power production feat of 572 MWh. [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:16+00:0025-04-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , , |

Reliance Power’s Rajasthan concentrated solar plant hits record output of 100 MW

Rajasthan Sun Technique's 125 MW project at Dhursar in Jaisalmer district, the largest CSP technology-based solar plant in the country, crossed a milestone on Monday by generating 100 MW electricity. Even though the average daily plant load factor would drop significantly as solar plants produce power only during certain hours [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:19+00:0006-04-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , , , |

DLR test and qualification laboratory for concentrated solar power plants

The German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) is supporting the Indian power provider NTPC in its project to establish a research centre to test and develop solar power plants and their components. DLR researchers are supplying systems, measurement equipment and expertise, and are helping to select [...]

Concentrated solar power has not progressed much in India

Of the seven plants allocated by the government in 2011, only three plants, of total 200 MW capacity, have been commissioned. Solar thermal applications like water heating, industrial applications and space heating and cooling has also not taken off in the large scale, as one would expect given the immense [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:25+00:0022-01-2016|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: , , |

JAKEDA intends to prepare 30 DPRs under CSP Technology

Jammu and Kashmir Energy Development Agency (JAKEDA) intends to prepare 30 Detailed Project Reports (DPRs) for various institutions of the state like orphanages, jails, educational institutions, police and military academies in the State. These DPRs will be prepared under Concentrated Solar Thermal (CST) Technology programme in the State, an official [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:28+00:0012-12-2015|Categorías: Sin categoría|Etiquetas: , , |