Copiapó

Status Date

Background

Technology
Power Tower
Status
Under Development
Location

Copiapó
Chile

Electricity Generation
1,800,000 MWh/yr (Expected)
Start Production Date

Participants

Developer(s)
Solar Reserve

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Power Block

Turbine Capacity (Gross)
260 MW
Turbine Capacity (Net)
260 MW
Turbine Description
2x130 MW
Output Type
Steam Rankine
Cooling Method
Dry cooling
Fossil Backup Type
None

Thermal Storage

Storage Type
2-tank direct
Storage Capacity
14 hours
Storage Description
Molten salt

Project Overview

Project Name: Copiapó
Location: Chile
Technology: Power Tower
Turbine Capacity (Net):
260 MW
Turbine Capacity (Gross):
260 MW
Status: Under Development
Start Year: 2019

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