CTAER variable geometry solar test facility

General Info
Technology: 
Central receiver (power tower)
Country: 
Spain
Status: 
Operational
Purpose: 
Research & Development
Thermal power: 
8.00 MWth
Construction start date: 
January 2012
Start date: 
November, 2012
Location: 
Tabernas
Technology

Solar field

Heliostats: 
CTAER Heliomobiles
Heliostat aperture: 
120 m2
Number of heliostats: 
13
Reflecting area: 
1 560 m²
Companies involved
EPC: 
Abengoa Solar
Socioeconomics
Cost: 
€5 million
Financing: 
EU funds
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CTAER variable geometry solar test facility
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