SolarReserve has secured a $2.0m from the US Department of Energy (DOE) Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) to advance concentrating solar-thermal power (CSP) research and development.
26 Oct 2018
19 Oct 2018
Iberdrola has agreed to sell 90% of its stake in Iberdrola Energía Solar de Puertollano, a company that owns the 50MW solar thermal generation unit to ENCE.
18 Sep 2018
SolarReserve has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with South Australian company Heliostat SA to support the Aurora Solar Energy Project.
03 Aug 2018
Sener and Acciona Industrial have commenced salt melting process at the 100MW Kathu Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plant in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa, to generate electricity.
25 Jul 2018
China’s Silk Road Fund will acquire 24.01% stake in ACWA Power’s 700MW DEWA Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
16 Jul 2018
Saudi Arabian renewable energy developer ACWA Power has signed an investment agreement with state-owned Central Energy Fund of South Africa for the 100MW Redstone concentrated solar power (CSP) project in the North Cape province, South Africa.
06 Jul 2018
Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia (PIF) has acquired 15.2% stake in ACWA Power, a Saudi Arabia-based a developer, owner and operator of power generation and water desalination plants.
10 May 2018
Abengoa has bagged a contract of around $650m from Shanghai Electric Group for the design, construction and commissioning of concentrated solar power (CSP) solar technology and solar field of the 600MW parabolic trough CSP project in Dubai.
18 Sep 2017
A consortium of ACWA Power and Shanghai Electric has bagged the contract to build the AED14.2bn ($3.87bn) 700MW Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park Phase 4 project in Dubai.
13 Jun 2017
On 1 April, a groundbreaking ceremony, chaired by King Mohammed VI, was held to launch the NOORo IV plant in Ouarzazate, Morocco. This fourth facility of the NOORo (NOOR Ouarzazate) solar complex will employ PV, and is the first photovoltaic installation at the site. NOORo I, II and III use CSP technology.