Between 1984 and 1990 the Israeli company, Luz, built over 350MW of solar power plants in California. Luz utilized trough-shaped focusing mirrors for heating organic heat transfer fluid inside long tubes to ~400°C and generate [More]
Medicine Hat has built the first concentrated solar thermal energy plant in Canada. Learn how they did and the other ways that this natural gas rich city is diversifying away from fossil fuels at
Dubai has approved the construction of the world’s largest concentrated solar power plant (CSP). The power plant will produce an estimated 1,000 megawatts of power by 2020 and eventually 5,000 MW by 2030. Similar power [More]
A dish/engine system uses a mirrored dish similar to a very large satellite dish, although to minimize costs, the mirrored dish is usually composed of many smaller flat mirrors formed into a dish shape. The [More]
(used for demonstration in Materials Science course) By: Mohammed Yassine Labib khalihanna Maalainine Yousef Zguendi Supervised by: Dr. Asmae Khaldoune
Minister of Trade and industry Rob Davies together with his Saudi counterpart, Twafeeq Al Rabeeach have opened the R5 billion Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Power plant in Groblershoop, outside Upington, in the Northern Cape. The Bokpoort [More]
Subject Matter Expert Fred Morse presents Concentrating Solar Power: A Conventional Power Plant Fueled by the Sun for the #SolarMOOC on June 13, 2013
Morocco has just launched the first phase of the largest concentrated solar power (CSP) plant in the world. When fully operational, the plant will produce enough energy for more than one million Moroccans.
Check out this KickStarter Fundraising Project at: RUNS UNTIL JULY 30. This project will build a VILLAGE-SCALE or COMMERCIAL-SCALE Concentrated Solar Heat Collector, using materials available worldwide, and without specialized tools or training. We [More]
The 100 MW Shams 1 is the largest Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) in the world and the first one of its kind in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA). The plant, located in Abu [More]
Find out in this animation how GE’s Concentrated Solar Power Plant with Storage works, and how this new technology transforms the heat of the sun into electricity and above all, how it can store it.
Produktion der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), Beauftragte des Bundesministeriums für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ). Erstellt im Rahmen des Projektes der Deutschen Klimatechnologie Initiative der GIZ in Brasilien.