One of the most ambitious solar plant projects taking root right in the Sahara desert’s vast resources of sunshine, could power Europe for years. A Malta-backed project this week filed a permit request to the Tunisian energy ministry to build a 4.5GW capacity solar farm in the southwest of [...]
A giant solar project on the edge of the Sahara Desert has taken a step closer to reality, as developers of the proposed TuNur scheme filed an authorisation request with the Tunisian Ministry of Energy, Mines and Renewable Energy. The consortium wants to build several huge concentrated solar plants (CSPs) [...]
Developer TuNur this week applied for authorisation to build a massive solar plant on the edge of the Tunisian Sahara, with undersea grid connections to Europe. There has been talk of tapping into the Sahara desert’s vast resources of sunshine to power Europe for years, but little to show for [...]
Part of what makes TuNur feasible is the falling cost of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP).
TuNur Concentrated Solar Power project aims to bring two gigawatts of solar power to the UK from Tunisia
The TuNur project aims to bring two gigawatts of concentrated solar power to the UK from Tunisia if the company wins a contract for difference (CFD) from the British government.
The TuNur concentrated solar power (CSP) project would export electricity to as many as 2.5 million homes.