SolarReserve has signed a long-term generation project agreement to build a 150 MW solar thermal power station with 8 hours of energy storage near the town of Port Augusta, South australia.
australia-based Sundrop Farms became the first company to grow crops in the desert using only seawater and sunlight with the official launch of its Port Augusta farm, after a six-year pilot.
Renewable energy developer Aalborg CSP has begun construction of the world’s first Integrated Energy System based on Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) in the South australian desert.
Global Concentrated Photovoltaic installed capacity will increase from 282.5 ME in 2014 to 1.3 GW by 2020, with a big help from South Africa and China, a new report says.
australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation(CSIRO) has used solar energy to generate hot and pressurised ‘supercritical’ steam.