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José Santamarta studied Philosophy, Economics and Business Administration. A pioneer of the environmental movement, he was president of the Commission for the Amazon, vice president of the European Working Group on Amazonia, a member of the board of the CBED (Coordinating Body for Environmental Defence), representative of the Climate Action Network and the World Watch Institute in Spain and served on the board of the ANPED. He worked as a consultant and in several government bodies, such as the Community of Madrid and the IDAE (Institute for the Diversification and Saving of Energy), and was advisor to the Ministry of Environment. Editor of several publications, he was director of World Watch and Gaia magazines. He has published books on economics, environment and energy.

Dubai’s concentrated solar power project starts supplying electricity to the grid

It is the largest concentrated solar power project in the world in terms of installed capacity, investment size, and molten salt reserve heat. Solar Thermal Trough Unit No. 1 On November 29 (Dubai Time), the Trough Unit No. 1 facility of Shanghai Electric's 700MW solar thermal and 250MW [...]

New Concentrating Solar Tower Is Worth Its Salt with 24/7 Power

A California firm is converting sunlight to heat and storing it in molten salt so it can supply electricity when the wind is calm or the sun isn’t shining. The 110-megawatt Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Facility in Nevada is the first utility-scale concentrating solar plant that can provide electricity whenever [...]

4 Major Aspects of Asia Pacific Concentrated Solar Power (CSP)

According to a recent study from market research firm Graphical Research, the Asia Pacific concentrated solar power market size is set to register a significant growth during the forecast timeframe. With Asian power demand moving at warp speed, the advancements across APAC concentrated solar power (CSP) market are difficult [...]

2022-11-28T12:59:18+00:0028-11-2022|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Top News|Etiquetas: |

Hydroxide Molten Salt test in 20 MW Thermal Energy Storage Trial

Denmark’s ‘energy island’ of Bornholm is to host what is being claimed as “game changing” molten salts-based storage technology that its developer aims to deploy as a future large-scale source of renewable heat and power. 20 MW Thermal Energy Storage Trials Hydroxide Molten Salt at the offshore energy island Bornholm [...]

Four bidders shortlisted for 200 MW concentrated solar power plant in Botswana

The plant, which will use lenses or mirrors to focus a large area of sunlight onto a receiver, is due to be operational by 2027 and is the flagship renewable project in government’s Integrated Resources Plan (IRP) for energy development in the years to 2040. The Ministry of Minerals and [...]

Morocco, with the world’s largest concentrated solar power plant, among the leaders in renewable energy

Africa, and especially its northern part with the Sahara desert, has a huge solar capacity, which has been pointed out for a long time, but which was still underutilized. They have been trying to change this for some time in Morocco and thus shake off the dependence on the import [...]

Concentrated Solar Power Project Tenders Last Week (Nov.14-20) in China

Project Construction Supervision Bidding- POWERCHINA Ruoqiang 100MW CSP + 900MW PV Project On Nov. 14, POWERCHINA Renewable Energy Co., Ltd issued a tender announcement for the construction supervision of the POWERCHINA Ruoqiang 100MW CSP + 900MW PV Project. According to the announcement, the owner of POWERCHINA Ruoqiang 100MW CSP + [...]

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Great Policy Built Denmark’s Solar District Heat Leadership

In Denmark, financing district heat was not left to the whims of the market. Each municipality offers true loan guarantees – making very long term investments very low risk. The result is that 400 district heating and combined heat and power plants supply district hot water for residential heating to [...]

Auction Failure Curtails Concentrating Solar Power in Spain’s Ecological Transition

The low price of the ministry and the uncertainty of connection delay the installation of a new solar thermal, which in 2025 should be double the current one according to the PNIEC. The generation of energy with solar thermal technology has been stuck for a decade in Spain. Not a [...]

Concentrated Solar Power Project Tenders Last Two Week (Nov. 1-13)

Vacuum Pump Tender- Akesai Huidong New Energy Concentrated Solar Power + PV Pilot Project On November 7, East China Electric Power Design Institute Co., Ltd. of China Power Engineering Consulting Group issued a procurement announcement for vacuum pumps for the Akesai Huidong New Energy CSP + PV Pilot Project. Latest [...]

2022-11-17T14:12:20+00:0017-11-2022|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Etiquetas: , , |

ALEC Energy and Azelio deliver world first at Noor Energy 1

Azelio’s long-duration energy storage system utilised to deliver off-grid, micro-grid for the Visitor Centre of Noor Energy 1 in MBR Solar Park ALEC Energy, the Dubai-based solar solutions provider and related business division of ALEC Engineering and Contracting, has said that it has successfully delivered a unique energy solution for [...]

Storage concentrated solar power system ensure Dubai’s energy supply security at lowest cost

The share of renewable energy in Dubai’s energy production mix now stands at 12.8%, and is expected to reach 14% by the end of 2022, mostly propelled by the sun, according to the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa). Total power production capacity of Dewa currently stands at 14,317 megawatts [...]

Concentrated Solar Power Project Tenders in China

Tender on Electrical Instrument Installation - Jinta Zhongguang Solar Energy CSP+PV Project On October 24, Zhejiang Thermal Power Construction Co., Ltd issued a tender for the whole plant electrical installation project of Jinta Zhongguang Solar Energy CSP+PV Project Including 400MW Molten Salt TES Load Side - SPIC Tongliao 750MW Project [...]

2022-11-09T12:42:26+00:0009-11-2022|Categorías: BREAKING NEWS, NEWS, Sin categoría, Storage, Top News|Etiquetas: , |
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