Ferrostaal GmbH, a German developer of industrial projects, purchased from Solar Millennium AG the 74.9 it didn’t already own of their solar-thermal joint venture Flagsol GmbH.
The solar thermal power plant Andasol 3 in Andalusia, southern Spain, for the first time produced solar generated steam during a test phase in which the rows of parabolic mirrors were aligned with the sun.
German energy company RWE announced that steam generated by the heat of the sun was used to produce energy for the first time at the Andasol 3 solar thermal power plant in southern Spain.
Ferrostaal are actively developing solutions to optimise CSP plants, based on their experience in the engineering and construction of plants.
Solar Millennium celebrates laying the foundation stone for the fourth Spanish solar power plant project Ibersol
The 50 MW power plant is the fourth parabolic trough plant to be developed by Solar Millennium in Spain. It is nearly identical in construction with the Andasol 1-3 projects in Andalusia.