next - CSP
High Temperature concentrated solar thermal power plant with particle receiver and direct thermal storage
ABOUT next - CSP
Next-CSP is a consortium of 10 partners gathered to fulfil one objective: improving the reliability and performance of Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) plants through the development and integration of a new technology based on the use of high temperature (800°C) particles as heat transfer fluid and storage medium. To achieve this objective, the project will demonstrate the technology in a relevant environment (TRL5) and at a significant size (4 MWth). The complete system will be tested at “Thémis” experimental solar tower facility (France).
You want to get more information on the Next-CSP project, have a look at the project factsheet which gathers the main information on the project (objectives, expected results, impacts, ...) : Next-CSP project...Read more
On the 27th of October, 2016, the Next-CSP project had its kick-off meeting in Brussels to launch the project for the next 4 years. It was the occasion to gather all the partners of the project (http://next-csp.eu/about/partners/) make a review of the work packages...Read more
The Next-CSP project has been approved and funded by the European Commission through the H2020 framework programme and the specific call : LCE-07-2016-2017 - Developing the next generation technologies of renewable electricity and heating/cooling You can have more...Read more