to develop totally 100 MW PV power plants. Jinko Power will own the projects and will manage the project investment and EPC as well as operations and maintenance.
The are several different types of concentrated solar thermal technologies and ways to apply them. This video from the U.S. department of energy outlines the basics of concentrating solar power ( CSP ) technology as it stands today. The most common forms of CSP include something as simple as solar tubes in a solar hot water system for home or industry, to parabolic solar trough, solar dishes that track the sun and solar towers with hundreds of computer controlled mirrors.
This patent was awarded for the Steffes “GETS” Dynamic Dispatch™ energy storage system which provides utilities with second-to-second precision control (0 to 100% charging) of fleets of specially instrumented water heaters and appliances.
The dependence of the thermal efficiency on meteorological conditions and important tube design parameters, including tube size, thermal characteristics (flow rate, heat loss coefficient, absorption coefficient of the selective absorbing coating), was investigated. In particular, the adaptation of collector thermal parameters to meteorological conditions was analyzed.
Solar Energy System Prices- ( Solar Thermal Magazine ).- Racking and mounting cost reductions and electrical innovations will cut balance-of-system costs, with biggest drops in the residential segment, Lux Research says Falling module prices have helped to bring down the cost of solar installations, but now balance of system (BOS) components like racking and mounting are…
Nagasaki Airport’s Megasolar PV Power Plant – ( www.SolarThermalMagazine.com ) – Solar Frontier and Chopro Agree 29 MW Megasolar Project with Nagasaki Government to build and operate Prefecture’s largest megasolar power plant at Nagasaki Airport Tokyo－April 2014 －Solar Frontier and Chopro announced recently that they have signed a letter of agreement with the Nagasaki Prefectural Government…
AES Sells 100% of its Equity Interests in 87.5 MW of Operating Wind Projects in the UK for $160 Million
This transaction demonstrates the strong interest for wind projects in the United Kingdom
We are getting to the heart of the fundamentals of biofuels catalysis
When 15 volunteers wore the tattoo biobatteries while exercising on a stationary bike, they produced different amounts of power. Interestingly, people who were less fit (exercising fewer than once a week) produced more power than those who were moderately fit (exercising one to three times per week).
Offshore Renewable Energy – SEATTLE, Washington ( Solar Thermal Magazine ) – Wondering what the impact on killer whales might be from a turbine installed under the sea? Curious whether crabs and other crustaceans might be attracted to underwater cables carrying electricity to homes and businesses on the mainland? Interested in which country is harvesting the…
Pelamis Wave Power is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the world’s first offshore wave power generated to the national grid
According to the report, the wave and tidal energy market was valued at USD 25 million in 2013 and is anticipated to reach USD 10.1 billion in 2020, expanding at a CAGR of 64.1% from 2014 to 2020.