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Atlantica opts to buy out tax equity investor in Solana Concentrated Solar Power plant

Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure has exercised its right to buy out the tax equity investor in the 280-MW Solana concentrating solar power (CSP) plant in Arizona. The company says in its financial report for the second quarter of 2020 that it made use of the option on July 17. It [...]

Atlantica Yield buys Abengoa’s subsidiary in Mojave and Solana concencentrated solar power plants

Atlantica Yield has signed the purchase of 100 percent of ASI Operations to Abengoa, the company that provides the operation and maintenance services of the Solana and Mojave concentrated solar power plants in the United States. The amount of this transaction, sealed on July 30, is [...]

Solana Concentrated Solar Power Plant’s Weak Output Will Improve

The Solana Concentrated Solar Power plant near Gila Bend has turned in a weak performance in its first year-and-a-half in operation, but officials say it's about to show a dramatic improvement.

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Mojave 280 MW declares commercial operation

Located 100 miles northeast of Los Angeles, Mojave Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) generates clean electricity to power approximately 90,000 households in California.

Five New Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Plants to Power America with Solar Energy

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) is increasingly providing clean, sustainable energy for U.S. nation’s homes, businesses and industries.

Concentrated Solar Power Abengoa at Solar Power International conference in the United States

In USA, Abengoa has constructed the first US concentrated solar power (CSP) plant with molten salt thermal energy storage, Solana plant, in operation since 2013.

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) with storage cheaper than photovoltaic (PV) with batteries

Abengoa is now evaluating a new design that could reduce proposed capacity but plans Palen Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) as a single tower including thermal energy storage.

Concentrated solar power (CSP) with storage could fill the gaps in intermittent renewable generation

Concentrated solar power with storage could fill the gaps in intermittent renewable generation, limiting the need for carbon-emitting natural gas plants.

Grid integration challenges and the role of concentrated solar power (CSP)

Concentrated solar power (CSP) with thermal energy storage (TES) can address mounting problems associated with integrating renewable power into the grid, enabling renewable resources’ share of the energy supply to grow w

A look inside the Solana Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant

Almost a million huge gleaming, curved mirrors and thermal energy storage covering 3 square miles at the Solana plant are collecting 280 megawatts of concentrated solar power in a unique way.

Molten salt storage gives push to US concentrated solar power (CSP)

Molten salt thermal energy storage, the technology that extends a concentrated solar power station’s daily operating life by up to six hours, is gathering momentum in the United States.

U.S. DoE thinks that ‘exporting American Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) is a great opportunity’

Davidson reflected on the LPO funding of over $5.4 billion to utility scale Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) projects such as Ivanpah, Solana and Crescent Dunes.

Solana Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant, newly online in October

Unlike traditional photovoltaic systems, which directly convert the sun’s energy to electricity by liberating electrons, these new plants use “concentrated solar power,” or CSP.