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The Sundrop 36 MWth CSP Project is able to heat the greenhouses in wintertime (20,000 MWh/year), to provide fresh water by desalinating seawater (250,000 m3/year) and to run a steam turbine to produce electricity (1700 MWh/year).

                                  

Project Overview
Project Name:Sundrop CSP Project
Country:Australia
Location:Port Augusta
Owner(s):Sundrop Farms
Technology:Power tower
Turbine Capacity:Net: 1.5 MW Gross: 1.5 MW
Status:Operational
Start Year:2016

                                                                                                    

Background
Technology:Power tower
Status:Operational
Country:Australia
City:Port Augusta
Lat/Long Location:32°35′ 38.0″ South, 137°51′ 21.0″ East
Electricity Generation:1,700 MWh/yr
Break Ground:2015/10/12
Start Production:2016/10/6
Participants
Developer(s):Aalborg CSP
Owner(s) (%):Sundrop Farms
EPC Contractor:John Holland
Heliostat Manufacturer  (Model):eSolar (SCS5)
Solar Field
Heliostat Solar-Field  Aperture Area:51,505 m²
# of Heliostats:23,712
Tower Height:127 m
Heat-Transfer Fluid Type:Water/Steam
Power Block
Turbine Capacity (Gross):1.5 MW
Turbine Capacity (Net):1.5 MW
Output Type:Steam Rankine
Thermal Storage
Storage Type:None


*Reference from NREL

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