ESI Africa, Khi Solar One kicks into commercial operation

Africa’s first solar thermal tower technology power plant, Khi Solar One, has commenced commercial operation.

Located in South Africa’s Northern Province, the power plant has an installed generation of 50MW, enough power to electrify 45,000 local households.

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23rd February, 2016|

World Bank eyes MENA projects; Eskom backs South Africa plant

The World Bank Group has invited Expressions of Interest (EOI) from consultancy firms to prepare a status report on CSP in six markets: Algeria, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Morocco, and Tunisia.
2nd February, 2016|

UAE’s MISP center accelerates pre-commercial tech development

The Masdar Institute Solar Platform is working with technology firms to drive up temperature capabilities, improve efficiencies and reduce the cost of CSP plants.
2nd February, 2016|