CSP

juwi awarded Touwsrivier CPV Solar Project O&M contract

juwi Renewable Energies’ subsidiary, juwi Solar ZA O&M 1 has been awarded the contract for the O&M of the Touwsrivier CPV Solar Project in South Africa.
africa

Success story of the solar industry in the MENA region

2019 was a record-breaking year for global solar installed capacity, which reached an estimated 617.9GW and also realised growth in the MENA region.

SA celebrates 100MWe CSP grid-connected plant

South Africa celebrates the first year of operation of the Ilanga 1 CSP plant, which has been supplying power to the national grid since November 2018.
South Africa

IRP, a balancing act for South Africa’s energy mix

South Africa's integrated resource plan (IRP2019), positions distributed generation as a clear winner in the country's energy mix until 2022.
SAREC

SAREC disappointed in lack of CSP in the IRP2019

SAREC Council Chair Terence Govender says the council was disappointed in the IRP2019 not allocating for Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) up until 2030.

Second phase kicks off for Morocco’s Midelt solar project

Prequalification has begun for the second phase of the giant Midelt solar project in Morocco, according to African Energy Live Data.

Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity, says report

Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity in many parts of the world already today, states the latest report from IRENA.
MIGA

CSP with energy storage to ensure stable power supply

Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) with thermal storage will bridge dispatchable energy gap according to data and analytics company, GlobalData.

Molten salt storage: The rise of power stability

The intermittent nature of renewable energy has challenged the effective implementation of solar and wind on the national grid.
MIGA

DBSA energises local Independent Power Producers

The 100MW Ilanga CSP 1 power plant, will produce enough clean energy to serve around 100,000 South African households and offset over 340,000 tonnes of CO2.

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