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Green Jobs & Solar Power At Night: Abengoa’s 280 MW Solana CSP Plant Nearly Ready

December 1st, 2012 | by Andrew

The Solana utility-scale concentrating solar power (CSP) project, capable of storing solar-generated electricity and delivering it in the evenings and at night in order to help meet peak demand, is 80% complete. A workforce of more than 2,000 is on site installing Solana's 32,000 parabolic trough solar energy collectors, one of a range of benefits the project has brought to the Pheonix area


Spain’s Gemasolar 24/7 Power Plant (VIDEO)

October 8th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

When we wrote about Spain's 24/7 solar power plant, Gemasolar, in July it was one of the most popular stories of the month. No wonder why. Getting to 24/7 with solar is pretty awesome. When we wrote about Spain's (and the world's first) 24/7 solar power plant, Gemasolar, in July it was one of the most popular stories of the month. No wonder why. Getting to 24/7 with solar is pretty awesome. With resources we don't quite have (yet), CNN dove into the specifics of the plant a little more with a video tour



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