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The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has reported that energy generation and installation costs of concentrated solar power (CSP) projects fell sharply in 2018, down more than 40% from 20...
2019-06-05 10:06:25
Whenever I visit the Sahara I am struck by how sunny and hot it is and how clear the sky can be. Aside from a few oases, there is little vegetation, and most of the world’s largest desert is covered w...
2019-04-28 13:01:14
Australia risks missing out on a highly promising renewable energy source if it turns its back on solar thermal technology because of the collapse of SolarReserve's high-profile $650 million ...
2019-04-23 10:49:02
Reported from CSPPLAZA: CSPPLAZA AWARDS 2019 selection activity officially begins today. Anyone who are interested in participating in the selection please download and submit the CSPPLAZA A...
2019-04-22 17:20:43
Saudi Arabia is embracing a new, more efficient way to harness solar power for electricity, inspired by its role as the main developer in one of the world’s largest renewable energy projects, the Moha...
2019-04-04 18:31:26
Concentrated solar power – CSP – has the potential to bring energy to remote areas of the world. The heat of the sun is reflected off rows of mirrors onto a central tower, transforming water into stea...
2019-03-21 11:16:04
South Africans were caught off guard recently when Eskom announced the implementation of load-shedding. With more disruptions likely to occur in the next few years, perhaps the time has come to look a...
2019-03-12 16:30:43
The tower form of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) is very young technology. Less than a gigawatt is deployed globally, making it a nascent technology at the “Cambrian explosion” stage; multiple innovat...
2019-03-11 19:17:17