China Seeks Bids to Build Nine Concentrated Solar Power Plants

Equipment Procurement Tenders- CGN New Energy Jilin 100MW CSP Project On September 2, Da’an Guangtou Zhongneng CSP Company issued a bidding announcement for the turbine generator set, steam generation system, solar concentration and heat collection system, cold salt pump, hot salt pump and thermoregulation pump of CGN New Energy Jilin [...]

DEWA receives four bids from international companies for sixth phase of solar park

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has received 4 bids from international companies for consultancy contract for the sixth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, Dubai Media Office (DMO) announced on Tuesday. The single-site solar park is the largest of its kind in the world, using [...]

Shanghai Electric Completes Phase B of 900-MW fifth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

Shanghai Electric announced that Phase B of the 900-MW fifth phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park has entered operation. As part of the world's largest photovoltaic (PV) plant under construction, the project will aid Dubai's push to upgrade and transform its energy mix by providing 2.268 billion [...]

Progress of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

Work progress in the 4th phase, which is the largest single-site project that combines Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) and photovoltaic technology using the IPP model. HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), inspected the work progress at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al [...]

Concentrated solar power – one of the main energy storage methods

The concentrated solar power station (CSP station) was first developed in 2012 and operates in parallel with photovoltaic power generation. Concentrated solar power is very important to make up for the intermittency of solar power generation. Concentrated solar power can assume multiple roles of “base load power supply + [...]

Synhelion produces First Solar Syngas in Wood’s Industrial-Scale Reforming Reactor

Synhelion has become the first company in the world to succeed in producing syngas on an industrial scale using only solar heat as an energy source. The Swiss solar fuel pioneer successfully demonstrated this on the multi-focus solar tower of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Jülich, North Rhine- Westphalia. [...]

Concentrated Solar Power Project Tenders Last Week (Aug 8 – 14) in China

Bidding for External Review of Feasibility Study Report of Jixi Base Lugu DC 1.4 GW RE Project (Concentrated Solar Power 100MW) On August 8, SPIC issued a request for quotation (RFQ) for the external review service of feasibility study report of Jixi Base Lugu DC 1.4 GW RE project, including [...]

158 GWh – Annual Generation of SUPCON Delingha 50 MW Tower Concentrated Solar Power Project

The operational data of SUPCON Delingha 50MW Tower CSP Project arrived as expected. From August 6, 2021 (after the completion of the turbine rectification) to August 5, 2022, the cumulative actual power generation of the plant for the complete year was 158 GWh, reaching 108% of the annual design power [...]

How Siemens Energy is driving Concentrated Solar Power generation in South Africa

Siemens Energy fast-forwards South Africa’s energy transition with bulk contribution to the country’s Concentrated Solar Power rollout. As the world faces an unprecedented energy crunch, South Africa’s protracted national energy trilemma has now reached a true crisis point that requires the private sector to step in with extreme urgency to [...]

Heliogen and Dimensional Energy Announce First-of-its-Kind Collaboration to Produce Carbon-Free Sustainable Aviation Fuel from Concentrated Sunlight and Green Hydrogen

Initiative to demonstrate technology and produce jet fuel reserves for commercially viable carbon neutral flight. Heliogen, Inc. (NYSE: HLGN), a leading provider of AI-enabled concentrated solar energy technology, today announced it has entered into a letter of intent (“LOI”) with Dimensional Energy, a sustainable fuels company, to jointly produce sustainable [...]

EPC Confirmed for Yumen 100 MW Concentrated Solar Power Project

On July 25, Yumen Xin'ao New Energy Co., Ltd. released the announcement of the winning candidates of EPC Contractor and Project Supervisor for the 100 MW Concentrated Solar Power Project of Yumen Xinao 700MW PV+CSP+Wind Project, and NWEPDI of Energy China won the EPC bid and Sichuan Jiangdian Construction Supervision [...]

On-Sun Test of Novel Solar Combined-Cycle

A new paper (Experimental Testing of a 300 kWth Open Volumetric Air Receiver (OVAR) Coupled with a Small-Scale Brayton Cycle. Operating Experience and Lessons Learnt) describes an on-sun test at the Plataforma Solar de Almería (PSA) testing site in Spain of a design for a CSP plant with a novel [...]

Height optimization analysis of receiver tower of tower-type Concentrated Solar Power plant

Receiver tower is the main structure in the heat-collecting system of tower-type solar thermal power plant and the tallest structure in solar thermal power plants. The main difficulty in the construction of receiver tower is to control the construction cost on the basis of ensuring the safe production and operation [...]

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