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DOE Announces $72M Investment For Next-Gen Concentrated Solar Power Research

$72 Million will be invested for new projects to advance high-temperature concentrated solar power (CSP) technologies, according to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). These projects will extend previous research on high-temperature components, develop them into integrated assemblies, and test these components and systems through a wide range of operational conditions. …

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Torresol Energy Celebrates Its Ten Years Process of Concentrated Solar Power Generation

For ten years , Torresol Energy has been steadily pursuing its mission to improve the competitiveness of large-scale concentrated solar power (CSP) plants since the establishment through a collaboration between Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, and SENER, the Spanish engineering and technology specialist. Since 2008, the 60/40 joint venture …

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Crescent Dunes CSP plant back online after repairing leakage on molten salt tank for eight months

Reported from CSPPLAZA: The Crescent Dunes power plant, the first-of-its-kind solar plant in Central Nevada is back online and generating power after being down for repairs for eight months. The Crescent Dunes power plant, 225 miles northwest of Las Vegas, returned to service July 12 and is delivering renewable energy to customers …

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CPC 2017 Speech Series| Enexio: Practical cases of Energy & Water-Saving Cooling Solutions for Concentrated Solar Plants

Reported from CSPPLAZA: When it comes to how to achieve higher economic efficiency of CSP projects, people nowadays tend to pay more attention on the fore parts of station, like solar field and thermal storage system which are also the special and difficult places compared with conventional thermal power stations. While …

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CPC 2017 Speech Series| IDOM: How to Improve the Success rate of CSP Projects and Reduce Generating Cost Based on Practical Cases

Reported from CSPPLAZA: The climate and natural environment in China are quite different from those in other countries, like Spain, US, Morocco, Chile. Most of China first batch of CSP demonstation projects are located in the northwest area of China which enjoys sufficient irradiation resources, but at the same time, needs …

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