Aalborg CSP-Brønderslev CSP with ORC project CSP Project

This page provides information on Aalborg CSP-Brønderslev CSP with ORC project CSP project, a concentrating solar power (CSP) project, with data organized by background, participants, and power plant configuration.

Project Overview

Power Station: Aalborg CSP-Brønderslev CSP with ORC project
Location: Brønderslev

North Jutland
Owners (%): Brønderslev Forsynin
Technology Hybrid, Parabolic Trough
Solar Resource: 1025
Nominal Capacity: 5.5 MW
Status Operational
Start Year: 2016

Status Date

Status Date July 07, 2021


Break Ground Date 2016
Lat/Long Location 57.254,9.989


Developer Aalborg CSP
EPC Aalborg CSP


Remuneration Start Year 2016
Concessional Funding or Other Support Danish Government’s Energy Technology Development and Demonstration Programme (EUDP)

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Solar Field Aperture Area (m²) 26929
# of Solar Collector Assemblies (SCAs) 40
# of Loops 10
# of SCAs per Loop 4
# of Modules per SCA 10
SCA Aperture Area (m²) 674
SCA Length (m) 125
Collector/Heliostat Manufacturer Aaltrough
Collector/Heliostat Engineering or IP Owner Aalborg CSP
Collector/Heliostat Model Aaltrough

Solar Field (Receiver)

Receiver Working Fluid Biphenyl/Diphenyl oxide: Therminol VP-1
Receiver Working Fluid Category Thermal oil/organics
Working Fluid Manufacturer Eastman/Solutia
# of Heat Collector Elements (HCEs) 1200
Solar Field or Receiver Inlet Temperture (C) 252°C
Solar Field or Receiver Outlet Temperture (C) 312°C
Receiver Manufacturer Aalborg CSP

Power Block

Nominal Turbine or Power Cycle Capacity 5.5 MW
Power Cycle Organic Rankine