GlassPoint is the leading provider of solar steam generators to the oil and gas industry for applications such as Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR).
Name a real-world, non-subsidized application in which concentrated solar power (CSP) could competitively replace natural gas in an enormous, emerging market.
The solar EOR project substantially reduces consumption of natural gas in EOR projects, which can be diverted for priority areas such as power generation, industrial projects and liquefied natural gas projects for export
GlassPoint, US based concentrated solar thermal technology provider, will share lessons from its success with solar EOR in Oman at CSP Today Sevilla 2013 next week.
GlassPoint Solar announced the award of a contract to build a 7 MW solar EOR system for Petroleum Development Oman (PDO), the national oil company of Oman.
Silicon Valley / San Jose Business Journal honors GlassPoint’s steam-producing solar technology for oil extraction.
GlassPoint has built a greenhouse with lightweight mirrors that it says could also be used to make steam for electricity production.