The first concentrating solar thermal power project in Brazil is taking its first steps. After the great development of wind energy, Brazil can also start the development of thermal solar energy.
SkyFuel, Inc., maker of high reflectance silvered film for concentrating solar thermal applications, announced the release of next generation ReflecTech®PLUS mirror film.
SkyFuel and Braxenergy Sign Agreement to Cooperate in Building Concentrating Solar Power Plants in Brazil Using SkyFuel's Award-Winning Parabolic Trough Technology.
SkyFuel, Inc. manufactures the SkyTrough® parabolic trough concentrating solar collector - a breakthrough in cost and constructability resulting from significant design and material innovations.
Parabolic trough solar power plants possess inherent thermal inertia in the circulating heat transfer fluid (HTF) that provides a 30-45 minute buffer against the transient effect of clouds on electricity production.
SkyFuel manufactures the SkyTrough parabolic trough concentrating solar collector ‐ a breakthrough in cost and constructability resulting from significant design and material innovations.
The industry has seen significant declines in the price of photovoltaic (PV) panels causing some to wonder if concentrating solar power (CSP) can compete in the market for clean, domestic, renewable energy.
Parabolic trough maker SkyFuel has reached an agreement with Italian power Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) firm Termoindustriale for distribution of the SkyTrough in Italy.
SkyFuel executives believe they will reach grid parity by 2015. That means their concentrated solar power system will cost the same amount as typical fossil fuel energy generation.
SkyFuel manufactures the SkyTrough parabolic trough concentrating solar collector -- a breakthrough in cost and constructability resulting from significant design and material innovations.
SkyFuel has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Megha Engineering and Infrastructures Limited (MEIL) regarding the use of its parabolic trough collector in concentrating solar power (CSP) projects.
SkyFuel has signed an agreement for the construction of a 50 MWe concentrating solar power (CSP) plant at a site near Huludao in China.
SkyTrough® parabolic trough concentrating solar power collectors continues to operate with the high efficiency forecast by NREL.