10 Feb '12, 12pm

An inspiring photo and story for a Friday - world's largest salt-solar plant on track

US renewable energy developer SolarReserve has this week completed construction of a 540ft (165m) molten salt tower in the Nevada desert thought to be the world's largest. FURTHER READING Ed Davey throws weight behind green energy by opening giant UK windfarm Grad students design an 'EcoFridge' that uses 40 per cent less energy The tower will form the centrepiece of the 110MW Crescent Dunes concentrated solar power plant, although more than 10,000 tracking mirrors still need to be installed before it opens at the end of 2013. The mirrors will focus sunlight onto the tower, which will heat up molten salt that then flows down the piping inside the tower and into a thermal storage tank. The heat can then used to make steam to generate electricity or stored for up to 15 hours, allowing the solar power plant to produce energy even at night. SolarReserve claims Crescent Dunes wi...

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