Solar Two CSP Project

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

Project Overview

Power Station: Solar Two
Location: Daggett

California
United States
Technology Power Tower
Solar Resource: 2885
Nominal Capacity: 10 MW
Status Decommissioned
Start Year: 1995

Status Date

Status Date December 06, 2021

Background

Lat/Long Location 34.871,-116.834

Participants

Developer Sandia National Laboratories
USA

Costs

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Solar Field (Receiver)

Receiver Working Fluid Molten Salt

Power Block

Nominal Turbine or Power Cycle Capacity 10 MW

Thermal Energy Storage

Storage Capacity (Hours) 3