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Yanqing 1MW Parabolic Trough CSP Project Has Successfully Launched its First Trial

Reported from CSPPLAZA: On May 25th, 1MW parabolic trough CSP pilot project has performed its first trial,and it’s running successfully in the testing park of Institute of Electrical Engineering Chinese Academy of Science (IEECAS), in Badaling, Yanqing. Xu Ershu,researcher of IEECAS, and also the general director of this project, introduced …

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Finland VTT develops a new hybrid power generation system to expand the application of CSP technology

Recently, the Finnish’s VTT Technical Research Centre has developed a COMBO-CFB hybrid power generation system model that combines solar and traditional energy sources. The hybrid power generation system directs high-pressure steam from solar energy to high-pressure steam turbines, which is expected to reduce fuel consumption and emissions by more than one third …

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A Wonderful Gathering in Spain! Sino-Euro CSP Technology Matchmaking Was Held Successfully!

Reported from CSPPLAZA: On May 16th, CSPPLAZA and Spain AEI Co-organized 2017 Sino-Euro CSP demonstration project construction technology matchmaking at the Euro Stars Tower in Madrid, Spain. There are total 68 representatives participating in the meeting. There are 25 Chinese representatives from Bai Ji Rui New Energy Co., Ltd., Huafeng Zhuhai …

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Three Gorges New Energy Co.,Ltd. Jinta 100MW Tower CSP Demonstration Project opens a EPC general contract tender

Reported from CSPPLAZA: On May 16, Three Gorges New Energy Co.,Ltd. Jinta 100MW Tower CSP Demonstration Project, which was selected for China’s first batch of CSP demonstration projects, published the project EPC general contract tender notice on www. chinabidding. com,China Three Gorges Corporation e-procurement platform and the website of Three …

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Masdar Institute proves that the desert of the United Arab Emirates can act as a new type of CSP Storage media with temperature up to 1000°C

Recently, the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, which is dedicated to advanced energy and sustainability technology, has announced that its researchers have successfully demonstrated that the sand of the UAE Desert can be used as a thermal power storage medium to store up to 1000 °C of heat. It …

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