AORA Solar Tulip Tower - Samar

General Info
Owner/s: 
AORA
Technology: 
Central receiver (power tower)
Country: 
Israel
Status: 
Operational
Purpose: 
Demonstration
Usage: 
Electricity
Power: 
0.10 MW
Construction start date: 
January 2009
Start date: 
June, 2009
Location: 
Samar
General comments:

Located 34 km north of Eilat, Kibutz Samar is the site of AORA’s first CSP prototype module, which has been in operation since 2009, injecting thousands of kW of utility-grade power into the Israeli national power grid every year. This prototype unit has been the testing ground and upgrading proof facility for this versatile 100kW micro plant design.

Documents and links:
AORA Tulip Tower AORA Tulip Tower AORA Tulip Tower AORA Tulip Tower
Videos: