China Energy Administration initiated the construction of GW-grade CSP park together with the 1st phase of 20 pilot CSP projects. Responding to the pilot program, Yumen, a traditional industrial city in Gansu Province, Northwest China, has been planning its CSP Pilot Park in Huahai District. With investment of RMB 178.9 billion, totally 5.6GW CSP projects covering area of 570km² are expected to be allocated by the year of 2030. The plan has been officially reviewed by government, and will be completed in three phases respectively by 2020, 2025 and 2030.


As CSP Focus reports, Yumen won 4 of the 1st phase 20 pilot CSP projects, and 250MW of the total 1, 349MW capacity, making it the CSP city with the most pilot CSP projects allocated so far. The 4 project details are as below table:

Project Name Investors Technology Technology Provider & System Integrator Efficiency
YumenXinneng 50MW MS Tower  Project YumenXinneng MS Tower with 6h beam down MS storage Shanghai Parasol renewable Energy Company /Jiangsu Xinchen CSP 18.50%
GuohuaYumen 100MW MS Tower  Project Beijing Guohua MS Tower with 10h storage Beijing Shouhang IHW Resources Saving Technology Co., Ltd 16.50%
Royal Tech Yumendongzhen 50MW PT Project Changzhou Royal Tech CSP HTF PT with 7h MS storage Changzhou Royal Tech CSP 24.60%
Rayspower Group Yumen 50MW PT Project Rayspower Group HTF PT with 7h MS storage Rayspower Group 24.60%

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