CTGR Qinghai Golmud100MW Tower + 1000MW PV CSP Project

This page provides information on CTGR Qinghai Golmud100MW Tower + 1000MW PV CSP project, a concentrating solar power (CSP) project, with data organized by background, participants, and power plant configuration.

Project Overview

Power Station: CTGR Qinghai Golmud100MW Tower + 1000MW PV
Location: Golmud, Wutumeiren
Qinghai China
Technology PV-Hybrid, Tower
Solar Resource: 1713
Nominal Capacity: 100 MW
Status Under Construction
Start Year: 2024

Status Date

Status Date


Break Ground Date 2023
Lat/Long Location 36.83, 93.27


Developer China Three Gorges Renewables (CTGR)


Policy Support Scheme Subsidy free, supported by provincial coal tariff.

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Solar Field Aperture Area (m²) 747500
# of Heliostats (or dishes for dish systems) 6460
Heliostat Aperture Area (m²) (or dish aperature for dish systems) 115

Solar Field (Receiver)

Receiver Working Fluid Molten Salt
Receiver Working Fluid Category Salt

Power Block

Nominal Turbine or Power Cycle Capacity 100 MW

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