October 19th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers have developed new materials to use in ultra high temperature concentrating solar power systems. High temperatures mean more electricity from the same amount of sunlight, making CSP price competitive with batteries for making electricity from sunlight.
June 26th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Swedish company Azelio has developed small-scale concentrated solar power systems that may be ideal for bringing electrical power to remote areas that have no access to a traditional electricity grid.
December 7th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Pintail Power offers a new technology that combines solar power, conventional steam generators, and molten salt storage to take the duck curve.
November 21st, 2017 | by Susan Kraemer
In September, ACWA Power contracted with DEWA (Dubai Electricity and Water Authority) to build the world's largest concentrated solar power (CSP) plant at 700 MW with 15 hours of storage, at 7.3 cents per kWh, one of a cascading series in 2017 of bombshell record-low CSP prices in 2017.
September 19th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
The Gulf emirate of Dubai announced on Saturday the contract for the mammoth Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, a 700 MW solar CSP extension awarded to a consortium made up of Chinese-based Shanghai Electric and Saudi Arabia's ACWA Power.
March 13th, 2017 | by Susan Kraemer
In Chile's last auction for power, SolarReserve bid a world record breaking low price at just 6.3 cents per kWh ($63/MWh) for dispatchable 24-hour solar.
May 20th, 2016 | by Tina Casey
The US Department of Energy has just cast a super-critical eye over its SunShot solar energy initiative in a suite of eight newly published reports, including on on concentrating solar power systems
October 29th, 2015 | by Jake Richardson
Originally published on Solar Love. The Noor Solar Project is expected to be completed in 2020 and have a capacity of [&hellip
September 16th, 2015 | by Glenn Meyers
Solar-biogas technology pioneer AORA Solar continues expanding its development work in Africa, signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Arizona State University LightWorks and [&hellip
January 28th, 2015 | by Giles Parkinson
Originally published on RenewEconomy. The head of $25 billion Saudi power firm ACWA Power says that the cost of solar [&hellip
December 20th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor
Originally published on The Conversation. By John Mathews Mining is the fourth-largest energy consumer in Australia, using roughly 10% of [&hellip
September 24th, 2014 | by James Ayre
The Australian concentrated solar PV technology (CSPV) company RayGen appears to now be firmly on the incline with its recent [&hellip
March 7th, 2014 | by Roy L Hales
Originally published on the ECOreport. America’s solar industry is celebrating its most stellar year. The power capacity of installations has [&hellip
March 5th, 2014 | by Roy L Hales
Originally Published in the ECOreport. When Rhone Resch used to get together with the CEOs from other energy sectors for [&hellip
February 27th, 2014 | by Roy L Hales
Originally published on The ECO Report. In 2010, concentrating solar power (CSP) projects like Ivanpah were heralded as the future [&hellip
January 18th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan
2013 saw less venture capital (VC) funding raised for solar startups than 2012. The 2013 total was $600 million across [&hellip
January 13th, 2014 | by James Ayre
The noted renewable-energy technology developer Abengoa recently announced its intent to construct a 110 MW concentrated solar power (CSP) plant [&hellip
January 3rd, 2014 | by Amber Archangel
Originally published on 1Sun4All. The National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) released a report — 2012 Renewable Energy Data Book — in October of 2013 regarding the status [&hellip