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Julich Solar Tower - Kraftanlagen München; German Aerospace Center, Solar-Institute Jülich

Technology Type Heat Thermal Storage
Rated Power 1500 kW
Duration at Rated Power (HH:MM) 0:15.00 / 1.50
URL More about Julich Solar Tower - Kraftanlagen München; German Aerospace Center, Solar-Institute Jülich
Technology: Power tower Lat/Long Location: 50°54′ 54.0″ North, 6°23′ 16.0″ East Land Area: 17 hectares Solar Resource: 902 kWh/m2/yr Project Type: Demonstration Plant Configuration Solar Field Heliostat Solar-Field Aperture Area: 17,650 m² # of Heliostats: 2,153 Heliostat Aperture Area: 8.2 m² Tower Height: 60 m Receiver Manufacturer: Kraftanlagen München Heat-Transfer Fluid Type: Air Receiver Outlet Temp: 680C Power Block Turbine Capacity (Gross): 1.673 MW Turbine Capacity (Net): 1.5 MW Turbine Manufacturer: Siemens Cooling Method: Dry cooling
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 DD.12.YYYY
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Jülich, Rhineland
Germany

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Type
Paired Grid Resource
Paired Grid Resource Concentrated Solar Power Tower
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Third-Party-Owned
Equity Owner 1 DLR
Equity Owner 1 Percent 100%
Developer Kraftanlagen München ; German Aerospace Center, Solar-Institute Jülich
Cost & Performance
Performance Performance metrics not available
Benefits
Service Use Case Renewables Capacity Firming
Renewables Energy Time Shift

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