The Bokpoort concentrated solar power (CSP) facility comprises a solar field, a power block, a thermal-energy storage system and related infrastructure.
SENER has been working in South Africa since 2013, when the group started construction on the Bokpoort concentrated solar power plant, a project for the Department of Energy.
ACWA Power to provide solar energy to South Africa's national grid with storage capacity of 1300MWh (eqv. 9.3 operational hours).
It is expected that the financial close for Window 4 projects will occur at the end of this year, with commercial operations starting from November 2016.
Concentrated solar power (CSP) industry in South Africa has called for clarity on connection to the power grid
The concentrated solar power (CSP) industry in South Africa has called for clarity on connection to the power grid, as well as certainty about timeframes.
SENER and ACCIONA to build the Kathu Concentrated Solar Power complex in South Africa for more than EUR 500 million
SENER and ACCIONA together form the consortium chosen to develop the turnkey project of the Kathu Concentrated Solar Power plant.
Mott MacDonald: Sub-Saharan Africa’s first Concentrated Solar Power plant becomes operational in South Africa
KaXu Solar One concentrated solar power (CSP) plant in Pofadder, South Africa has become the first in Sub-Saharan Africa to enter operation.
The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) of Africa plans to invest 22 billion rand ($1.8 billion) in two South African concentrated solar power plants.
Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Xina Solar One will help South Africa meet its ongoing energy demands and contribute to grid stability by serving clean and dispatchable electricity.
KaXu Solar One is the first Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant in commercial operation in South Africa.
Abengoa signs PPA and secures financing of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Xina Solar One in South Africa
Abengoa signs power purchase agreement and secures financing of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Xina Solar One, 100 MW solar thermal plant in South Africa.
FLABEG FE’s successful completion of solar mirror delivery for Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Powe Project
FLABEG announces the successful completion of solar mirror delivery for the Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in Northern Cape Province, South Africa.
Eskom, through its renewable programme, supports the development of the utility's first large-scale wind and concentrated solar power (CSP) plants.