Ordos Solar Thermal Power Plant

General Info
Owner/s: 
China Datang Corporation
Technology: 
Parabolic trough
Country: 
China
Status: 
Development
Purpose: 
Demonstration
Usage: 
Electricity
Power: 
50.00 MW
Location: 
Ordos, Inner Mongolia
Generation: 
120.00 GWh
Technology

Power block

Storage Y/N: 
Yes
Storage: 
5.00 Hours
Backup: 
Yes
Backup type: 
Natural gas < 10%
Socioeconomics
Cost: 
CNY 1 billion
PPA/Tariff: 
0.94 CNY/kWh - 25 years contract
Other
Construction length: 
30 months
Other info: 

Financed by the World Bank

General comments:

This project was the first bidding process opened in China (January 2011)

Bids results:

China Datang - 0.94 CNY/kWh

China Guandong Nuclear Power - 0.98 CNY/kWh

China Guodian - 2.25 CNY/kWh

 

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