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Sandia National Laboratories Molten Salt Test Loop
The US's Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) has announced the commissioning of its Molten Salt Test Loop (MSTL) at National Solar Test Facility (NSTF...
11 October 2012
The Rajiv Gandhi Technical University (RGTU) has announced it is going to build a  "Cross Linear Concentrated Solar Power" (CL-CSP) facility in the...
08 October 2012
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research
The Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) has recently launched a "Request to Submit a Statement Qualification for EPC and O&M of...
27 September 2012
Sixto Malato, Director of PSA
The Spain based pioneering research center for concentrating solar thermal power, Solar Platform of Almeria (PSA in Spanish) has named new Director...
24 September 2012
CTAER Variable Geometry Central Receiver Test and Research Facility
The Advanced Technology Centre for Renewable Energies (CTAER) has presented its "Variable Geometry Central Receiver Test and Research Facility" at...
13 September 2012
AREVA to test molten salt as HTF in Fresnel systems
AREVA Solar is collaborating with Sandia National Laboratories (SNL) on a new concentrated solar thermal power installation with thermal energy...
12 September 2012
The 9-State, vertical turbine pump A worker tightens the final bolts securing the pump is lowered into the Molten Salt Test motor to the thrust bearing and verticle turbine pump Loop at Sandia National Laboratories
The pump was delivered and installed in the Molten Salt Test Loop (MSTL) system at Sandia National Laboratories’ National Solar Thermal Test Facility...
12 September 2012
Siemens' 6G receiver
The announcement has been made at the SolarPACES 2012 conference in Marrakech. The UVAC 6G is the new upgraded receiver for parabolic trough with...
11 September 2012
Flabeg DuraGLARE compared with a non-coated mirror
Germany's concentrated solar thermal power mirrors manufacturer Flabeg, has announced the presentation of its new DuraGLARE anti-soiling coating at...
10 September 2012
Yanqing Solar Thermal Power Tower. Photo: Himin Solar
The Yanqing Solar Thermal Power Station is a 1 MW central receiver CSP plant, developed by the Institute of Electrical Enegineering of China Academy...
30 August 2012

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