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Canada’s First Concentrated Solar Thermal Plant

Canada’s First Concentrated Solar Thermal Plant

Canada’s 1st Concentrated Solar Thermal Plant Almost Ready To Roll Cleantechnica, March 22, 2015 Canada’s first concentrated solar thermal plant is opening up in Medicine Hat, Alberta. Known as the “Gas City” with its natural gas reserves, Green Energy Futures reports that the city will house a 1-megawatt (MW) project, making this the most northern-based concentrated

South Africa

South Africa Opens First Solar Thermal Plant

KaXu Solar One launched IDC, March 3, 2015 South Africa’s first solar thermal electricity plant to reach completion was officially opened near Pofadder in the sparsely populated Northern Cape on Monday, 2 March 2015. The arid region’s relentless sun is proving to be a valuable renewable natural resource that ultimately will benefit the local community,