Nov 18, 2020
May 27, 2020
A new global CSP report will help developers understand key failings at Crescent Dunes and other early plants and improve investor confidence in future projects, the US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) told New Energy Update.
May 13, 2020
Following strong early performance, Supcon Solar is implementing cloud impact measures at the 50 MW Delingha CSP tower to further increase output.
Apr 29, 2020
The Cerro Dominador project has overcome COVID-19 restrictions and is now 90% complete but the longer term impact on industry raises offtaker risks.
Apr 15, 2020
Noor Energy 1 partners are mitigating logistics, cost and labor shortage challenges to keep the world's largest CSP project on schedule, suppliers told New Energy Update.
Apr 2, 2020
By 2023, European researchers aim to produce a blended fluid for supercritical carbon dioxide power cycles that would reduce plant capex and suit dry hotspots.
Mar 18, 2020
Abengoa's first full-scope third-party CSP maintenance contract in Spain comes as new investors, ageing assets and potential new build place greater focus on operational efficiency, experts told New Energy Update.
Feb 26, 2020
New tariff legislation, proven plant performance and a growing need for storage is increasing investor confidence in Spanish CSP ownership, investors told New Energy Update.
Feb 12, 2020
Soon to hit the market, auto-calibrating heliostat systems will cut capex, accelerate construction times and expand siting potential, suppliers told New Energy Update.