Australia's Woodside Petroleum to Fund Heliogen's CSP Technology
Woodside Petroleum will fund the building and construction of a 5MWe CSP technology demonstration plant in Mojave Desert to be build by Heliogen. Both the business will market the technology in Australia as well as possibly in the US also.
Mar 30, 2022 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, green hydrogen, Heliogen, csp, Bill Gross, Woodside Petroleum, concentrated solar technology, Meg O’Neill
United States Researchers Pursue 5 cents/ kWh Energy Cost Goal with New CSP System
The Department of Energy has granted $2 million to NREL to develop a prototype CSP system that can harness energy potentials of molten salts. This is the very first time that the federal government is leveraging the energy storing power of molten salts; besides proceeding research on particles.
Feb 17, 2022 // Technology, NREL, Renewable Energy, Concentrated solar power, department of energy, csp, molten salts, salt particles
African Nation Namibia to Tender 50-130MW CSP Project Next Year
At the recently held SolarPACES Conference, NamPower generation projects head Grant Muller set out the nationwide power firm's now finalized prepare for a CSP project in Namibia, for in between 50 MW as well as 130 MW, with storage space. After 4 years of prep work, the nation awaits its first CSP auction in 2022.
Dec 23, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Africa, Namibia, Concentrated solar power, csp, solar projects, Grant Muller, Namibia Power Corporation Ltd, NamPower, SolarPACES
'Distinct' solar-storage option providers plot 300MW/ 3.6 GWh Australia project
A 1,200 hectare website in South Australia has been safeguarded by a programmer wishing to utilize it to construct a 300MW solar power website with 3.6 GWh of energy storage space, based upon an unique technology solution.
Nov 5, 2021 // Plants, Australia, Oceania, thermal energy storage, photon energy, csp, concentrating solar power
John Cockerill to Supply Thermal Receivers to Redstone CSP Plant in SA
John Cockerill, a Belgium-based design company, has exposed that it will provide molten salt solar thermal receivers to Redstone's 100 MW Concentrated Solar Energy Plant (CSP) in the North Cape Province of South Africa.
Jul 28, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Thermal, Africa, South Africa, ACWA Power, Rajit Nanda, International, csp, Concentrated Solar Power Plant, John Cockerill, Redstone CSP Plant
Shanghai Electric reveals progress with 700-MW CSP project in Dubai
China's Shanghai Electric Group Co (SHA:601727) has announced it has actually accomplished numerous crucial milestones in construction of the 700-MW Noor Energy I tower and trough concentrated solar energy (CSP) project in Dubai.
Jun 16, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, China, Asia, Dubai, csp, Shanghai Electric Group Co, Zhao Hui
ACWA Power Achieves Financial Close on 100 MW CSP Plant in South Africa
ACWA Power has actually introduced the commencement of construction on the 100 MW Redstone CSP project complying with the success of financial close.
May 11, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Africa, South Africa, ACWA Power, Paddy Padmanathan, International, csp, solar projects, ACWA CSP
Cubico re-finances 100MW of Spanish solar thermal
Renewables driver secured 2 green fundings for the Andasol 1 and 2 CSP plants in Granada
Jan 14, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Thermal, Spain, Europe, cubico, csp, solar thermal, David Swindin
ACWA Power's Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Power plant breaks African record
ACWA Power, a leading programmer, investor and operator of power generation and also desalinated water plants worldwide, announced Wednesday that its South African Bokpoort CSP plant has come to be the very first eco-friendly facility in the continent to complete a complete week of continual night and day operation.
Oct 30, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Africa, South Africa, ACWA Power, Concentrated solar power, csp, termosolar
Unique Stellio Heliostat Solar Project Goes Online in China
Among the globe's initial molten salt tower focused solar energy (CSP) projects that utilizes a "Stellio" heliostat was grid-connected at the end of December in China's Xinjiang district near the Mongolian boundary. The 50-MW Hami pilot project established by Chinese state-owned firm China Power Engineering Consulting Group notes a significant turning point for the unique heliostat layout, which went from idea to building in a simple 5 years.
Mar 2, 2020 // Technology, Thermal, China, Asia, csp, Stellio, Heliostat
United States allocates US$ 125.5 countless government money for solar R&D
The United States Department of Energy (DoE) revealed on Wednesday a US$ 125.5 million bundle for a variety of innovative solar R&D initiatives.
Feb 6, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, USA, solar pv, pv modules, solar cell, North America, microgrid, department of energy, eere, csp, artifical intelligence