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Global Concentrating Solar Power Outlook 2009

Publication | 25 May, 2009 at 0:00

With advanced industry development and high levels of energy efficiency, concentrated solar power could meet up to 7 percent of the world's power needs by 2030 and fully one quarter by 2050.

Concentrated solar power

Image | 7 May, 2009 at 11:00

Concentrated solar power, less known can also provide power for large communities. By concentrating the solar heat on one point with large mirrors, it heats the top of the tower to temperatures hot enough to melt steel. The heat is then used for...

Andasol Solar Power Station in Spain

Image | 7 May, 2009 at 11:30

Concentrated solar power can also be stored long enough to produce electricity at night, like the Andasol plant does in Spain.

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