Kogan Creek

General Info
Owner/s: 
cs energy
Technology: 
Fresnel
Country: 
Australia
Status: 
Under construction
Purpose: 
Commercial
Usage: 
Steam generation
Power: 
44.00 MW
Location: 
Brigalow
Generation: 
0.44 GWh
Technology

Solar field

Solar Collector Assemblies Fresnel: 
Areva CLFR
Number of lines: 
14
Line length: 
500 m
Mirrors width: 
36 m (Mirror width in line)
Heat Collector Element (Tube): 
Areva CLFR
Heat Transfer Fluid: 
Water/Steam
HTF Temp in: 
186ºC
HTF Temp out: 
370ºC

Power block

Storage Y/N: 
No
Power cycle: 
Steam Rankine
Power cycle pressure: 
60 bar
Turbine: 
Siemens
Cooling: 
Dry
Cooling method: 
Air cooled condenser
Companies involved
Project developer: 
Areva
EPC: 
Areva
O&M: 
cs energy
Key components suppliers: 
Areva
Suppliers details: 
Areva (Fresnel reflectors)
Icon Steel (Steel construction)
Geneng Solutions (Civil engineering)
Brown Steel (Steel structures)
Socioeconomics
Cost: 
AU$104.7 million
Financing: 
CS Energy - AU$70 million equity investment
Queensland Government - AU$35.4 million through Carbon Reduction Program
Australian Government - AU$34 million
General comments:

The project will add 44 MW to a coal-fired power plant through the Fresnel type solar field.

Kogan Creek site under construction
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