World’s Largest Floating Solar Power Plant

Once again China is leading in the innovative projects of Power Plants, especially solar power plant. China installed a huge filed of solar panels over the lake which was formed in abandoned coal mines at Poignant. This plant has achieved the rating of World’s Largest Floating Solar Power Plant. World’s Largest Floating Solar Power Plant […]

DOE to Support Progress of Concentrating Solar Power Technologies

The U.S. Energy Department on Friday announced it would grant $62 million to 13 concentrating solar power (CSP) projects. The funds are expected to support improvements in CSP systems, components, and thermal energy storage and accelerate the market-readiness of the renewable energy technology. The grantees will “seek to improve component and system designs to extend […]

Abengoa Solar closes a $1.45 Billion financing for the World’s Largest Solar Generation Plant

Abengoa Solar Gets $1.45B Loan Guarantee for World’s Largest CSP Plant The U.S. Department of Energy announced yesterday that it had finalized a $1.45 billion loan guarantee for building Abengoa Solar’s Solana, the world’s largest parabolic trough concentrating solar plant (CSP). The 250-MW project in Arizona will require a total investment of around $2 billion. […]