Thermal Energy News

In this news section we publish the information on solar thermal power plants, R&D and innovative technologies. Unlike photovoltaic stations converting solar energy into electrical power directly, solar thermal installations utilize sunlight as a heat source. They concentrate solar energy to generate heat, which can be converted into electricity. Concentrated solar power. 

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Chile ushers in Latin America's initial thermosolar plant
Chile on Tuesday inaugurated Latin America's first-ever thermosolar energy plant, a huge complicated called Cerro Dominador in the Atacama desert that gives a boost to the country's quest for carbon-neutrality by 2050.
Jun 14, 2021 // Plants, Thermal, Chile, South america, Latin america, Sebastian Pinera, thermosolar plant
Adani Power Ltd Posts Rs 13.13 Crore Net Profit in Q4 2021 Results
Adani Power Limited (APL), the power service subsidiary of Indian conglomerate Adani Group, yesterday tape-recorded a combined internet profit of Rs 13.13 crore in the March 2021 quarter, in contrast to, a BSE filing revealed, a combined bottom line of Rs 1,312.86 crore in the quarter ended March 31, 2020. The reason for the enjoyable result owes to higher earnings earned in the most recent quarter.
May 7, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Thermal, India, Asia, adani group, Adani Power Limited, APL, thermal power producer, Anil Sardana
Renewable energy resources: Heading in the direction of large-scale thermal storage systems
High-temperature technologies make it possible for electrothermal storage space systems for large amounts of energy from renewable sources.
May 4, 2021 // Technology, Storage, Thermal, Germany, Europe, KIT, Thomas Wetzel, Klarissa Niedermeier, Alfons Weisenburger, Walter Tromm
Bulgaria's Bobov Dol TPP plans to develop PV plant at previous ash dump website
Bulgarian thermal power plant (TPP) Bobov Dol [BUL: TC8A] plans to construct a solar (PV) park at the website of a former ash dump in Dupnitsa town, data published by the local environment inspectorate showed.
Apr 14, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Thermal, Europe, Bulgaria, Bobov Dol TPP, thermal power plant
Norwegian thermal battery team seals EUR110m financial investment
The new deal makes Infracapital the largest investor in EnergyNest
Apr 12, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Thermal, Europe, Norway, EnergyNest, Christian Thiel
EIB Provides Brenmiller Energy with EUR7.5 Mn for Innovative Thermal Storage Manufacturing Facility
EIB and also Brenmiller Energy have signed a EUR7.5 million funding arrangement to back the business's building and construction of the very first large-scale factory for its bGen storage unit.
Apr 5, 2021 // Storage, Thermal, storage, eib, thermal storage, Brenmiller Energy, EIB Brenmiller Energy Storage, Thomas Östros, Avi Brenmiller
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
Savosolar indications delivery contract for a solar thermal system to AbSOLAR in Cadaujac, France
Savosolar indicators shipment contract for a solar thermal system to AbSOLAR in Cadaujac, France Savosolar has actually signed a delivery agreement with AbSOLAR SAS valued at roughly c. EUR 300 thousand for a solar thermal plant delivery in Cadaujac, France. Delivery of this plant will occur throughout initial fifty percent of 2021.
Jan 11, 2021 // Plants, Thermal, thermal, Renewable Energy, AbSOLAR SAS, Jari Varjotie, Savosolar
Heat storage in solar plants
Tim Bruewer information optimum thermal management for using molten salt in solar thermal nuclear power plant with focused radiation
Dec 7, 2020 // Technology, Thermal, Europe, efficiency, Tim Bruewer, thermal power plants
Protermosolar advocates thermal storage in molten salts of focused solar energy
Gonzalo Martín, General Secretary of Protermosolar, will examine what the duty of focused solar energy plants will certainly be in energy storage within a decade at the I Energy Storage Congress (ALEN' 20).
Oct 21, 2020 // Storage, Thermal, Spain, Europe, thermal storage, Protermosolar, Gonzalo Martín
Performance-Based Financial Mechanism for MNRE's CST Scheme: GERMI
A new research has actually discovered that MNRE's off-grid and decentralised CST system must have a performance-based financial backing system
Sep 8, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Thermal, mnre, CST Scheme, GERMI, off grid
Niger holds firm on strategy to construct solar park at diesel-fueled thermal plant
The solar plant is expected to have a capacity of up to 60 MW and also will certainly be situated at the 100 MW Gorou Banda thermal power plant appointed in 2017.
Sep 1, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Thermal, pv power plants, Africa, thermal plant, Niger
Sunamp increases ₤ 4.5 m to money abroad expansion
Thermal power storage company Sunamp has increased ₤ 4.5 million in Series A funding to help support its international expansion.
Aug 11, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Thermal, UK, Europe, Sunamp, Andrew Bissell, Victor Aguilera
'Light receptive' modern technology transforms salt water right into tidy alcohol consumption water in less than 30 minutes
New technology purifies water making use of sunlight making use of a metal-organic framework These so-called MOFs separate the salty solute found in brackish and also salt water The concept could offer potable water for countless people throughout the world
Aug 10, 2020 // Technology, Thermal, Australia, desalination, Oceania, MOF, Huanting Wang
Why the World's Most Advanced Solar Plants Are Failing
These facilities of the future are riddled with troubles-- but it's not far too late to locate fixes.
Jun 24, 2020 // Thermal, USA, NREL, North America