Aalborg to supply steam generator for 25 MW CSP plant in Gujarat, India
Aalborg CSP A/S (Aalborg, Denmark) has received an order to design and deliver a steam generator for a 25 MW concentrating solar power (CSP) project in the Indian state of Gujarat from Cargo Power and Infrastructure Pvt Ltd. (New Delhi, India).
The plant will be the first CSP plant in India to supply thermal energy storage, with the capacity to supply electricity for an additional nine hours. The plant will be also be Gujarat’s first CSP plant upon scheduled completion in the third quarter of 2013.
“Choosing a system with a minimal downtime is of great importance to us, making sure that we can provide as much environmentally friendly electricity from the CSP plant as possible,” notes Cargo Power and Infrastructure Director Dhruv Batra.