Blog #34 – Saving Water When the Sun Shines

Blog #34 – Saving Water When the Sun Shines

Deserts and other sun-drenched regions are the ideal location for concentrated solar power plants, but where sunlight is abundant, water tends to be scarce and dust covers everything. The EU-funded project MinWaterCSP develops new solutions to reduce water consumption...
Blog #29 – Full scale testing in Stellenbosch, South Africa

Blog #29 – Full scale testing in Stellenbosch, South Africa

Two main concerns exist within industrial forced draft air-cooled condensers (ACCs) in relation to concentrated solar power (CSP) plant performance. The first being that of excessive auxiliary power consumption. The second being underperformance during adverse...