CSP1 Sicily Partanna MS-LFR CSP Project

This page provides information on CSP1 Sicily Partanna MS-LFR CSP project, a concentrating solar power (CSP) project, with data organized by background, participants, and power plant configuration.

Project Overview

Power Station: CSP1 Sicily Partanna MS-LFR
Location: Partanna
Sicily Italy
Owners (%): Sol.In.Par
Technology PV-Hybrid, Fresnel
Solar Resource: 1800
Nominal Capacity: 4.26 MW
Status Operational
Start Year: 2021

Status Date

Status Date


Lat/Long Location 37.702, 12.863


EPC Fata (Danieli Group)


Remuneration EURO/kWh 0.31
Remuneration Start Year 2020
Remuneration USD/kWh Deflated (2020) 0.35
Support Scheme Type FIT
Policy Support Scheme Italian CSP FIT

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Solar Field Aperture Area (m²) 83200
Mirror Width in Line (m) 34
# of Lines 9
Mirror Line Length (m) 800
Collector/Heliostat Manufacturer Frenell
Collector/Heliostat Engineering or IP Owner FRENELL

Solar Field (Receiver)

Receiver Working Fluid Molten Salt
Receiver Working Fluid Category Salt
Solar Field or Receiver Outlet Temperture (C) 545°C
Receiver Manufacturer Archimede

Power Block

Nominal Turbine or Power Cycle Capacity 4.26 MW
Turbine Manufacturer Tosi
Power Cycle Steam Rankine
Steam Generator System Manufacturer Lointek

Thermal Energy Storage

Storage Type 2-tank direct
Storage Capacity (Hours) 15

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