On November 23th, Beijing Guohua Electric Power Co., Ltd. (short for Guohua) Yumen 100MW Molten Salt Tower CSP project, which is one of China’s first 20 CSP demonstration projects, published its EPC tender notice through ShenHua Bidding website. The notice shows that this EPC tender will formally open on February 8th, 2017. According to project schedule, the plant’s basic construction will start in April of next year, and it will be connected to national grid by November 30th, 2018.
According to the tender notice, EPC contractor will be responsible for the whole construction and management work of this project, which includes engineering investigation, design, equipment purchasing, constructing, installing, test run, technical services and system maintenance. In addition, this bidding also includes solar collecting system, heat storage and heat transfer system as well as overhaul and maintenance.
The project, with an installed capacity of 100MW and a 11h molten salt thermal storage system, is located at Gansu Yumen. The expected total investment reaches at RMB3.53 billion.