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Saudi minister says solar power should fuel national growth

Saudi Arabia can meet its growing power needs solely through the deployment of new solar projects with energy storage, Dr Ibrahim Babelli, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Economy and Planning of Saudi Arabia, said at the MENASol 2016 conference on May 25. Read More…

27th May, 2016|

Eni seeks CSP opportunities; Engie signs South African PPA

Italian oil and gas producer Eni has announced that it will develop new renewable energy generation projects, including CSP plants, near the company’s facilities in Italy, Pakistan and Egypt in order to make the most of industrial, logistic, contractual and commercial synergies with the company’s traditional activities. Read More…

19th May, 2016|

Bokpoort CSP hits supply record; Abengoa to cut up to 10% of jobs in Spain

Bokpoort CSP plant reaches record 161 hours of full-load operation

ACWA Power’s Bokpoort CSP plant in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province has broken a record for the continuous, round-the-clock supply of electricity, ACWA announced on April 26. Read More…

5th May, 2016|