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A Word with Michael Taylor, Senior Analyst, Renewable Cost Status and Outlook, IRENA

  Michael Taylor Senior Analyst, Renewable Cost Status and Outlook at IRENA   Interview by Carlos Márquez   Q. I’m sure that you have seen in the news that the lowest bid for the 200 MW CSP plant in Dubai came at 9.45 US cents per kWh. Is this [...]

2017-07-20T03:24:49+00:00 18-07-2017|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , |

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) cost forecasts undervalue benefit to future grid balancing

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) generation costs could drop to $77/MWh by 2025 but storage and hybrid solar plants can provide further value by following load, Jose Alfonso Nebrera, Director of Spanish engineering firm ACS SCE, said at the MENASOL 2016 conference on May 26. Global renewable energy expansion is reducing [...]

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) costs could drop by 43 per cent during the next 10 years

Irena said that CSP costs could fall to between 8 US cents per kilowatt hour (kWh) and 12 cents per kWh depending on the location and solar resource quality. Regionally, the lowest cost was in Morocco at around 15 cents per kWh. The outlook is particularly positive, according to IRENA, [...]

2016-12-27T14:57:08+00:00 16-06-2016|Categories: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Tags: , , , |

IRENA Estimates Africa’s Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Potential

The research: outlines the maximum technical potential for solar photovoltaic (PV), concentrated solar power (CSP), wind power and bioenergy output in all continental African countries.

Shams 1 CSP features a dry-cooling system that significantly reduces water consumption

Shams 1 Concentrating Solar Power features a dry-cooling system that significantly reduces water consumption - a critical advantage in the arid desert.

Renewable Agency applauds hails UAE concentrated solar power launch

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has welcomed the activation of the world’s largest operational Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) facility to date.