Puerto Errado 2 Thermosolar Power Plant

This page provides information on Puerto Errado 2 Thermosolar, a concentrating solar power (CSP) project, with data organized by background, participants, and power plant configuration. This plant, operated by Novatec Solar España, is a linear Fresnel reflector system.
Status Date

Background

Technology
Linear Fresnel reflector
Status
Operational
Location

Calasparra Murcia
Spain

Lat/Long Location
38°
16'
42.28"
North
36'
1.01"
West
Land Area
70 hectares
Solar Resource
2095 kWh/m2/yr
Source of Solar Resource
Client
Electricity Generation
49,000 MWh/yr Expected/Planned
Generation Data Explanation
Following radiation estimation, own electrical consumers and equipment efficiency
Break Ground Date
Start Production Date
Annual O&M Jobs
25
PPA/Tariff Date
PPA/Tariff Type
b1.2 R.D 661/2007
PPA/Tariff Rate
26.8717 Euro cents per kWh
PPA/Tariff Period
25 years
PPA/Tariff Information
Tariff rate is 21.5495 Euro cents/kWh beyond 25 yr
Project Type
Commercial

Participants

Developer(s)
Novatec Biosol AG
EPC Contractor
Novatec GmbH & Co. KG
Generation Offtaker(s)
Iberdrola S.A.U.
REE

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Solar-Field Aperture Area
302,000 m²
# of Lines
28
Line Length
940 m
Mirror Width in Line
16 m
Collector Manufacturer
Novatec Solar España S.L. Nova-1
Collector Description
Fresnel
Mirror Manufacturer
Novatec Solar España S.L.
Receiver Manufacturer
Novatec Solar España S.L.
Heat-Transfer Fluid Type
Water
Solar-Field Inlet Temp
140ºC
Solar-Field Outlet Temp
270ºC
Heat Transfer Fluid Company
Novatec Solar España

Power Block

Turbine Capacity (Gross)
30 MW
Turbine Capacity (Net)
30 MW
Turbine Manufacturer
Thermodyn SAS
Power Cycle Pressure
55 bar
Cooling Method
Dry cooling
Cooling Method Description
Air-cooled condensers
Design-Point Conditions
270º C, 55 bar

Thermal Storage

Storage Type
Single-tank thermocline
Storage Capacity
0.5 Hours
Storage Description
Ruths tank

Project Overview

Project Name: Puerto Errado 2 Thermosolar Power Plant (PE2)
Location: Spain
(Murcia)
Location: Calasparra (Murcia)
Owner(s) (%): Tubo Sol PE 2, S.L. (Elektra Baselland) (73%)
Tubo Sol PE 2, S.L. (Industrielle Werke Basel) (12%)
Tubo Sol PE 2, S.L. (Novatec Biosol AG) (15%)
Technology: Linear Fresnel reflector
Turbine Capacity (Net):
30 MW
Turbine Capacity (Gross):
30 MW
Status: Operational
Start Year: 2012

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