Alba Nova 1

General Info
Owner/s: 
Solar Euromed
Technology: 
Fresnel
Country: 
France
Status: 
Under construction
Purpose: 
Commercial
Usage: 
Electricity
Power: 
12.00 MW
Location: 
Ghisonaccia, Corsica
Land area: 
23 hectares
Technology

Solar field

Solar Collector Assemblies Fresnel: 
Solar Euromed AF1
Mirrors / Reflective surface: 
Solar Euromed AF1
Number of lines: 
21
Line length: 
750 m
Number of mirrors across line: 
12
Reflecting area: 
140 000 m²
Heat Collector Element (Tube): 
Solar Euromed AF1
Receiver type: 
Non-evacuated
Heat Transfer Fluid: 
Water
HTF Temp out: 
300ºC

Power block

Storage Y/N: 
Yes
Storage type: 
Ruths tank
Storage: 
1.00 Hours
Power cycle: 
Steam Rankine
Power cycle pressure: 
65 bar
Cooling: 
Dry
Companies involved
Project developer: 
Solar Euromed
EPC: 
Habtoor Leighton Specon
O&M: 
Solar Euromed
Socioeconomics
Generation Offtaker: 
EDF
Construction Employment: 
150 jobs-year
O&M employment: 
12 annual jobs
Other
Solar resource: 
1 800 kWh/m2/yr
Solar resource source: 
Meteo station
General comments:
Documents and links:
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