The example that Spain has set is being imitated around the world. India's Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission requires as many CSP plants as PV plants.
The solar project will be constructed on approximately 1,500 acres of private land near Blythe. The project will use a concentrated solar power (CSP) design with molten salt storage technology from Pratt & Whitney Rocket
BrightSource gets a split decision on tower PPAs and SunPower brings on PV.
BrightSource Energy, a leading concentrating solar thermal technology company, announced that the CPUC unanimously approved two amended BrightSource contracts with Southern California Edison (SCE).
Through one of the contracts, BrightSource will sell the electricity generated by Unit 2 of its Rio Mesa CSP project.