Sandia National Laboratories

Testing heats up at Sandia’s Concentrated Solar Power Tower

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories are working to lower the cost of solar energy systems and improve efficiencies in a big way, thanks to a system of small particles.

DOE, Sandia pioneer Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) concept

A soaring structure on the south side of the Department of Energy’s National Solar Thermal Test Facility combines two cutting-edge technologies in concentrating solar energy (CSP).

Areva puts online US molten salt energy storage Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant

It combines Areva’s CLFR for concentrated solar power (CSP) parks with the molten salt test loop (MSTL), allowing the captured energy to be dispatched both at day and night.

AREVA integrates energy storage in its Concentrated Solar Power CLFR design at Sandia National Labs

AREVA Solar is collaborating with Sandia National Laboratories on a new concentrated solar power (CSP) installation with thermal energy storage.