Four of the five CSP projects in India, with a total capacity of 470 MW have missed the scheduled commissioning date, 9th May, and are running way behind project schedule.
Four of the five CSP projects in Rajasthan, totaling a capacity of 470 MW, are running way behind schedule and have missed the scheduled commissioning, May 9 deadline.
Delays in India’s Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) programme have not stopped the country’s largest project being approved by the UN’s CDM Mechanism.
A Reliance Power Ltd. (RPWR) solar-thermal plant should start up next month after missing a May deadline because Indian authorities failed to lay a water pipeline to the site in time.
The 100 MW Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in Dhursar, Rajasthan has also made progress.
The 50-MW Concentrated Solar thermal power plant set up in Naukh village located in the Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan is reported to be the first CSP plant in the country.
Aalborg CSP A/S has provided a steam generator system for the 50 MW Godawari concentrating solar power (CSP) project, under construction in Rajasthan, India.
Reliance Power has raised external commercial borrowings of around $302 million to fund its 100 MW concentrating solar power project in Rajasthan.
Lauren-Jyoti received the contract to construct a 50-megawatt concentrated solar power plant for Godawari Green Energy in Rajasthan, India.
Lanco Solar's 100 MW concentrated solar power plant to be set up with an outlay of Rs 1,800 crore in Rajasthan will be ready by first quarter next year.
The programme was to enable the setting up of several solar photovoltaic projects for 100 MW, and two concentrated solar power projects of 50 MW each.
The purchase will showcase a concentrated solar power technology known as compact linear Fresnel reflector (CLFR) from AREVA Solar Inc.
In Australia, AREVA Solar was awarded a contract to build a 44 MW concentrating solar thermal addition to the coal-fired Kogan Creek power station.