Middle East and North Africa development activity estimated at 1.3 GW Around 1.3 GW of CSP capacity is under development in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), according to a new report from the Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA). Projects are at bidding stage in Morocco, Iran, Kuwait …Read More »
The Bid Opening of OE Was Postponed:Domestic Bidders May Seek the Professional OE Service Team from Overseas!
Reported from CSPPLAZA: The bid opening of design consulting (supervision) and owners of Engineers Service (OE) of Beijing Guohua Yumen 100MW tower molten salt CSP project did not hold as scheduled on February 21. According to CSPPLAZA,the opening time has been extended to March 14. It is said that the …Read More »
Report from CSPPLAZA: On the morning of February 20, Inner Mongolia Royal Tech New Energy Co., Ltd. Urat 100MW parabolic trough CSP project launched its bid opening for steam turbine, generator, steam generation unit and heat exchanger. There are total 19 companies participated in this bidding. Only technical bid was …Read More »
The South Australian Liberal Party’s plan to scrap South Australia’s Renewable Energy Target (RET) will not scare away solar thermal power investors from a development in Port Augusta, according to state Shadow Energy Minister Dan van Holst Pellekaan. It follows state Opposition Leader Steven Marshall’s calls on Monday February 13 which …Read More »
Big Event! Tenders Line up for Concentrating Solar System of Northwest Institute Hami 50MW tower CSP Plant
Reported from CSPPLAZA: China Power Engineering Consulting Group Northwest Electric Power Design Institute Co., Ltd. (referred to as the Northwest Institute) Hami 50MW tower molten salt power generation project’s concentrating solar system launched its bid opening On February 18, and there are six bidders involved in the bid. The six bidders are as follows: …Read More »
Four Films Show How Employees of Ivanpah Try to Maximize the Electricity Production and Protect the Wildlife
This month the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating Station enters its fourth year of producing clean energy for California’s electricity grid. The sprawling site, located in California’s Mojave Desert, spans 3,500 acres and features one of the world’s most innovative and fascinating power production facilities. For Ivanpah’s third anniversary, we are …Read More »
Saudi Arabia plans to launch its first bid round for 700 MW of solar and wind projects in the coming weeks, Khalid Al-Falih the country’s minister of energy announced in Abu Dhabi on January 16.The new renewable energy tenders will be split into three rounds and CSP projects will be …Read More »
Report from CSPPLAZA: Recently, Beijing Guohua Electric Power Co., Ltd. Yumen 100MW molten salt tower CSP demonstration project, one of China’s first batch of 20 CSP demonstration projects, has published its bidding announcement for OE through Shenhua Bidding website. The official bid opening date has been set on February 21, …Read More »
China 100MW Tower CSP Project Opens Bid for EPC,with total amount nearly RMB 3 billion，6 Consortiums Participate in.
Report from CSPPLAZA: On February 8th, 2017, Beijing Guohua Electric Power Co., Ltd. Yumen 100MW molten salt tower CSP demonstration project opened bid for its EPC general contractor. Considering that there are strict bidding qualification requirements, all bidding companies choose to form a consortium to participate in this bidding. All …Read More »
World’s Biggest Solar-Thermal Power Plant Making Enough Power, NRG Says NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) says the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in San Bernardino, Calif., is producing more electricity and that the facility is no longer at risk of defaulting on a yearlong forbearance deal with Pacific Gas & Electric (NYSE:PCG) …Read More »