27 Jun '11, 10am

Ivanpah: Design & integration of the world's largest solar thermal plant:

As the attention of the CSP industry in the United States turns towards mastering the design, engineering and construction of large-scale plants, EPC (engineering, procurement & construction) groups have become a vital cog in guaranteeing the success of 100MW+ projects. Currently the most prominent example would be the work of Bechtel Corporation at Ivanpah, California, the $2.2 billion project that is set to be the world’s largest solar thermal facility. Justin Zachary of Bechtel will be giving a glimpse into their experiences of this landmark project later this year – after the company unveiled their official sponsorship of the 2nd CSP Plant Optimization Conference USA, taking place on 7-8 September in San Francisco. The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System will be the first large-scale solar thermal project built in California in nearly two decades, and the largest ...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/partner/first-con...

Tweets

Ivanpah: Design & integration of the world's la...

renewableenergyworld.com 27 Jun '11, 10am

As the attention of the CSP industry in the United States turns towards mastering the design, engineering and construction...

"To design a house that's NOT passive solar amo...

buildinggreen.com 30 Jun '11, 6pm

Life is the only anti-entropic agency in the Universe, converting the low-exergy energy of the sun and simple molecules in...

What can Design do for Business Innovation?

designsojourn.com 26 Jun '11, 3pm

We value your comments as they provide different perspectives that we can learn from and/or improve our products as we see...

Pictures: World's largest gay pride parade in Brazil

Pictures: World's largest gay pride parade in B...

straitstimes.com 27 Jun '11, 10am

Annual Gay Pride Parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil. -- PHOTO: AFP SAO PAULO - MILLIONS of people danced and marched down the mai...

@djb1974 @mightychewbacca #auspol solar thermal...

renewableenergyworld.com 03 Jul '11, 1pm

With capital costs coming just over $3 million per MW, the New Solar Mission might sound ambitious in the ears of internat...

Shorting First Solar, Again: Three investment b...

greentechmedia.com 27 Jun '11, 1pm

First Solar is a company that improved the world. It has driven the cost of solar cell production to quite low levels and ...

Search for world's largest PV solar project sit...

businessgreen.com 30 Jun '11, 9am

Utility-scale solar developer National Solar Power has announced plans for a $1.4bn 400MW solar photovoltaic installation ...

Largest Solar Power Farm Being Built in California | Solar Feeds News: River ide County i et to become home to t...

Largest Solar Power Farm Being Built in Califor...

solarfeeds.com 01 Jul '11, 3pm

• The project will cost US$4bn, with US$2.1bn from the U.S. Department of Energy; • Solar Millenium, who is in charge of t...

3,000 panels installed at an Oxfordshire busine...

businessgreen.com 26 Jun '11, 11pm

A business park that counts the Environment Agency among its tenants claims to be the first to connect a large-scale, grou...

Switch flicked on UK's "first solar business pa...

businessgreen.com 27 Jun '11, 12am

A business park that counts the Environment Agency among its tenants claims to be the first to connect a large-scale, grou...

Behold: The World's First 24/7 Solar Plant is U...

treehugger.com 24 Jun '11, 10pm

Earlier this week, I spoke with Kevin Smith , the CEO of Solar Reserve, about the vast potential of concentrated solar pow...

Behold: The World's First 24/7 Solar Plant is U...

treehugger.com 24 Jun '11, 10pm

Earlier this week, I spoke with Kevin Smith , the CEO of Solar Reserve, about the vast potential of concentrated solar pow...

World’s First Solar Power Plant that Works at N...

cleantechnica.com 04 Jul '11, 9pm

Gemasolar has completed the construction of the world’s first solar power plant capable of generating electricity all day ...

Dwell On Design Showcases Luxury Chicken Coops: Chicken coops aren't generally considered luxury items but one o...

Dwell On Design Showcases Luxury Chicken Coops:...

justluxe.com 27 Jun '11, 6pm

Chicken coops aren't generally considered luxury items but one of the hottest trends in the home decor world is urban farm...