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Andasol 2 CSP Solar Power Plant

Technology Type Molten Salt Thermal Storage
Rated Power 50000 kW
Duration at Rated Power (HH:MM) 0:15.00 / 7.50
URL More about Andasol 2 CSP Solar Power Plant
Construction of the solar power plant Andasol 2 started in the beginning of 2007. Andasol 2 is identical in dimension with Andasol 1. ACS/Cobra, which is responsible for the construction of the power plant, entered also in this project holding 75 percent of the shares today. 25 percent of the shares are in ownership of Solar Millennium Verwaltungs GmbH, a subsidiary of Solar Millennium AG.
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 01.06.2009
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Siting
Location

Aldeire y La Calahorra, Granada
Spain

ISO/RTO N/A
Utility Endesa
Utility Type Investor Owned
Paired Grid Resource
Project Includes Multiple Systems No
Ownership & Value Chain Partners
Ownership Model Third-Party-Owned
Equity Owner 1 ACS/Cobra Group
Equity Owner 1 Percent 100%
O&M Contractor Cobra
Developer ACS/Cobra Group
Cost & Performance
Projected Project Lifetime 25 years
Performance Electricity Generation: 158,000 MWh/yr (Expected/Planned)
Benefits
Service Use Case Renewables Capacity Firming
Renewables Energy Time Shift

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