Eureka

General Info
Owner/s: 
Abengoa Solar
Technology: 
Central receiver (power tower)
Country: 
Spain
Status: 
Operational
Purpose: 
Research & Development
Power: 
2.00 MW
Location: 
Sanlucar la Mayor, Sevilla
Technology

Solar field

Heliostats: 
Abengoa Solucar 120
Heliostat aperture: 
120 m2
Number of heliostats: 
35
Reflecting area: 
4 200 m²
Heat Transfer Fluid: 
Superheated steam
Tower height: 
50 m
Companies involved
Project developer: 
Abengoa Solar
O&M: 
Abengoa Solar
General comments:

The Eureka plant has been used to develop the superheated steam receiver which will be be deplyed commercially in the Khi Solar One plant in South Africa.

The plant has also been used to carry out the CRS-Sales project to develop a molten salt receiver.

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