Marco Geraghty of CSP Today spoke with Peter Davidson to reflect upon the Loan Guarantee Program and its impact on the concentrated solar power industry.
Bokpoort CSP is a 50 MW concentrated solar power project that was selected as the only CSP plant in the second round of the REIPPP.
The German Aerospace Center is testing the performance and durability of reflectors and receivers for concentrated solar power (CSP) plants in Ouarzazate, Morocco and in Bokpoort, South Africa.
Abengoa invested €426 million in innovation in 2013, equivalent to 5.79% of sales, further strengthening its commitment in this area.
The United States installed 4.34 GW of solar photovoltaics (PV) and 410 MW of concentrated solar power (CSP) generation capacity.
At the end of 2013 there were more than 440,000 operating solar electric systems in the U.S. totaling over 12,000 MW of PV and 918 MW of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP).
The new Parabolic Trough Report 2014: Cost, Performance and Thermal Storage published by CSP Today gives new clarity to cost and performance of concentrated solar power parabolic trough technology.
Abengoa receives new R&D competitive award from the US DoE for next generation Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) parabolic trough
Abengoa will improve its new generation concentrating solar power (CSP) parabolic trough technology to reduce costs and improve efficiency.
The European Investment Bank has agreed to provide R2,8 billion (EUR210 million) for construction of the Ka Xu Solar One concentrating solar power plant north of Pofadder in the Northern Cape.
A consortium led by Spanish company Abengoa has been selected as a preferred bidder by South Africa's Department of Energy to build a second 100 megawatt (MW) concentrating solar power (CSP) plant near Pofadder.
Securing cost reductions and carving out routes to grid parity remains as ever the most pressing issue for the CSP industry.
CSP Today has just published a comprehensive report entitled “CSP Parabolic Trough Report—Costs and Performance”.
SkyFuel has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Limited (MEIL) regarding the use of its parabolic trough collector in concentrating solar power (CSP) projects.