Many South Africans do not have access to electricity of any kind. No power to run lights at night for students to study or air conditioning to make it bearable during the hot days. The…
CSP technology is considered an intermittent source of power which supplies electricity during daylight hours, when demand is highest.
Equipped with more than nine hours of thermal storage capacity, the Bokpoort Concentrated Solar Power plant operates like a giant rechargeable battery.
JA Solar announced it was awarded as the sole supplier for its Orange Solar Project which is to build an 86MW utility-scale solar farm starting 2017.
This battery patent, along with the rest of the Neah Power Systems’ Patent portfolio, is critical to the overall success of the Company.
OPIC support to the Redstone Solar Thermal Power project is also a significant milestone for President Obama’s Power Africa initiative, of which OPIC is a key contributor.