Ibersol Puertollano

General Info
Owner/s: 
IDAE
Iberdrola
Technology: 
Parabolic trough
Country: 
Spain
Status: 
Operational
Purpose: 
Commercial
Usage: 
Electricity
Power: 
50.00 MW
Start date: 
June, 2009
Location: 
Puertollano, Ciudad Real
Generation: 
100.00 GWh
Land area: 
150 hectares
Technology

Solar field

Solar Collector Assemblies - Trough: 
Iberdrola (Eurotrough)
Mirrors / Reflective surface: 
Rioglass
Flabeg RP3
Number of SCAs: 
352
Number of loops: 
88
Number of SCAs per loop: 
4
Number of modules per SCA: 
12
Reflecting area: 
287 000 m²
Heat Collector Element (Tube): 
Schott PTR70
Solel UVAC2008
Number of HCEs: 
6,336 each
Heat Transfer Fluid: 
Dowtherm A
HTF Temp in: 
304ºC
HTF Temp out: 
391ºC

Power block

Storage Y/N: 
No
Power cycle: 
Steam Rankine
Power cycle pressure: 
100 bar
Turbine: 
Siemens
Turbine efficiency: 
38.9% at full load
Cooling: 
Wet
Power (gross): 
50.00 MW
Power (net): 
49.90 MW
Backup: 
Yes
Backup type: 
Natural gas for HTF heating - 15% max
Companies involved
Project developer: 
Iberdrola
O&M: 
Iberdrola
Key components suppliers: 
Siemens
Schott
Solel
Dow Chemical
Rioglass
Flabeg
Suppliers details: 
Siemens (Turbine)
Schott (receiver tubes)
Solel (receiver tubes)
Dow Chemical (HTF)
Rioglass (Mirrors)
Flabeg (Mirrors)
Comeval (Valves)
Energia Gigjon (Metal sttructures)
Ideas en Metal (Torque Box, Torque Transfer System, HCE supports, End Plates)
AKO (Electric heat tracing)
CCI (Valves)
GEA (Condenser)
Emerson (Automation)
Saidi (Valves)
Socioeconomics
Cost: 
€200 million
PPA/Tariff: 
Spain RD661/2007 Feed-in-Tariff - 25 years - 27 eurocent per kWh
Construction Employment: 
200 jobs-year
O&M employment: 
60
Other
Solar resource: 
2 061 kWh/m2/yr
Solar resource source: 
Meteo station and satellite
General comments:
Documents and links:
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