Posts tagged as concentrated solar power

CSP set to grow in South Africa

  Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) stands to increase substantially – up to 3300 MW – at the expense of wind capacity, with new proposed changes to the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP). The South African CSP market could become 1,5 times bigger than the current largest market, Spain. The Department of Energy called for public comment […]

Technical advisor for 50 MW CSP plant

  Mott MacDonald has been appointed as lenders’ technical advisor for a concentrated solar power (CSP) plant located in Groblershoop, Northern Cape. The 50 MW facility will enhance the country’s electricity supply resilience, minimise CO2 emissions and offset demand during grid peak power periods through its record-size thermal storage. The plant, known as Bokpoort, is […]