Category: yield

Utility Scale PV growth takes centre stage in the US

Two weeks ago the American solar company Solyndra declared bankruptcy, with the subsequent FBI investigation into their misuse of federal loans clearly damaging the image of photovoltaic manufactur

The CSP industry in the US gears up to meet in San Francisco

Leading CSP companies including NextEra Energy Resources, Abengoa Solar, Brightsource, Bechtel, Abener, Albiasa Solar, Siemens, Fluor, Flasol amongst others are already confirmed t

2nd Utility Scale PV Plant Optimization USA

This is a 2 day conference that deals with the technical intricacies of how to successfully streamline your design, engeneering and construction strategies, including:

Determining performance characteristics crucial for CSP

As the development of large-scale CSP projects begins in the United States, the ability to accurately determine the performance characteristics in the efficiency, heat losses and overall power outp

Idener: Talking controls for the maturing CSP industry

At the conference, Idener will discuss advance control techniques for yield optimisation, addressing the CSP performance improvements that can be achieved when applying advance control techniques s

Making CSP viable – Solar Millennium explain the key to the future of the technology

According to Solar Millennium, the optimisation of CSP plants goes hand-in-hand with the progression of the industry: “CSP is the only commercially available renewable energy which contributes to

S2M Solutions - Optimising O&M can be the “quick win” for CSP plants

The engineering company offers a wide range of services for CSP projects, such as techno-economic due diligence, feasibility studies, solar resource analysis, conceptual lay out as well as modeling

CSP plant optimisation – maximising output with Ferrostaal

Addressing this topic first is Ferrostaal, a company that offers turn-key construction of solar thermal power plants with Fresnel, Trough and Tower technology, and other industrial services for t