It was announced last week that the Indian state of Rajasthan is accepting bids from solar developers for 2X50MW of new solar thermal projects.
Act now! Build a profitable CSP plant and create a viable business in India, on time & on budget
Hours of research has resulted in the general release of the CSP India Map 2012 that details the size and location of plants that are currently operating, under construction or planned in India.
In December 2010 the Phase I bidding process of the Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission (JNNSM) in India was completed with more than sixty companies submitting bids.
Still dependent on subsidies and feed-in tariffs, the CSP industry needs to find creative ways to become more competitive within the renewables sector.
The International CSP Today Awards are granted to companies that excel in the industry and truly deserve an award for their contribution towards pushing CSP further down the competitive route.
1 November 2011, London, CSP Today
Santiago Arias remembers the reaction he got when people found out his company was looking into CSP storage at a SolarPACES conference six years ago.
In recent months South Africa has seen a dramatic change in its energy policy as the Department of Energy, NERSA and Eskom have taken steps to move to a renewable energy future.