The present report is a summary of the Capacity Development Technical Assistance (CDTA), 7402-PRC, “People's Republic of China: Concentrating Solar Thermal Power Development” funded by Asian Development Bank and being the executing agency China Huadian Engineering Company.
The key outputs of the TA are:
- Development of a road map for Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) demonstration and deployment in Gansu and Qinghai Provinces
- Implementation of a pilot MW-scale CSP plant.
- Identification of a priority demonstration project and prefeasibility assessment in Gansu and Qinghai Provinces.
- Capacity assessment and strengthening of CSP demonstration.
- Dissemination of knowledge products to relevant provinces on lessons learned and challenges in CSP power development.