Shams Power Company, developer and operator of the Shams 1 Concentrated Solar Power Plant, CSP, in Western Abu Dhabi, has been recognised for its contribution to local communities at this year’s MENASOL Conference and Exhibition in Dubai. Ali Buhaji, Senior Manager for Business Development at the Clean Energy Division of [...]
When consulted about the main cause for delays to develop Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) projects in the U.S., most sources agree that intricate permitting proceedings are a major concern
Masdar and European Investment Bank Working Together to Accelerate Renewable Energy Development in Middle East
Framework agreement reached in Abu Dhabi to share expertise and fast-track clean energy investmen.
Attendees of MENASOL 2014 (6-7th May, Dubai) will be given the opportunity to visit the 100 MW Shams 1 concentrated solar power (CSP) plant in Abu Dhabi.
In March, Masdar inaugurated the 100 megawatt Shams 1, the world's largest concentrated solar thermal power plant. Powering 20,000 homes in the UAE, Shams 1 is the region's largest renewable energy plant.
Shams 1 is one of the largest Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) plant in the world. Developed, owned and operated by Shams Power Company, a joint venture of Masdar (60%), Total (20%) and Abengoa (20%).