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Beijing Badaling Solar Tower - Institute of Electrical Engineering of Chinese Academy of Sciences

Technology Type Heat Thermal Storage
Rated Power 1500 kW
Duration at Rated Power (HH:MM) 0:15.00 / 1.00
URL More about Beijing Badaling Solar Tower - Institute of Electrical Engineering of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Land Area: 13 acres Solar Resource: 1,290 kWh/m2/yr Project Type: Demonstration and experimental platform Plant Configuration Solar Field Heliostat Solar-Field Aperture Area: 10,000 m² # of Heliostats: 100 Heliostat Aperture Area: 100.0 m² Heliostat Manufacturer: Himin Solar Heliostat Description: 64 facets, each facet 1.25x1.25 m2 Tower Height: 118 m Receiver Manufacturer: Xi’an Jiaotong University, Dongfang Boiler Group Co. Ltd. Receiver Type: Cavity Receiver Heat-Transfer Fluid Type: Water/Steam Receiver Inlet Temp: 104C Receiver Outlet Temp: 400C Power Block Turbine Capacity (Gross): 1.5 MW Turbine Capacity (Net): 1.5 MW Turbine Manufacturer: Hangzhou Steam Turbine Company Output Type: Steam Rankine Cooling Method: Wet cooling Annual Solar-to-Electricity Efficiency (Gross): 13.7% Fossil Backup Type: Oil-fired boiler Thermal Storage Description: Two stages: saturated steam/oil
This data has been validated by project staff through a review of publicly available information about the project, and verified by the project owner. Information is accurate as of 2016-04-29.
Project Status
Status Operational
Commissioning On 01.08.2012
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Beijing, Yanqing County
China

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Type
Paired Grid Resource
Paired Grid Resource Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) Tower
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Third-Party-Owned
Equity Owner 1 Institute of Electrical Engineering of Chinese Academy of Sciences 
Equity Owner 1 Percent 100%
Developer Institute of Electrical Engineering of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Cost & Performance
Performance 1,950 MWh/yr
Benefits
Service Use Case Renewables Capacity Firming
Renewables Energy Time Shift

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