SolarReserve stores CSP heat in salt, but it's not enough to beat silicon and lithium

The 110 MW concentrated solar power (CSP) plant Crescent Dunes has begun operation in Nevada – and it is the first CSP plant to operate with molten salt storage at 10 hours of storage. The plant was constructed by SolarReserve for $1 billion. The company has a 25-year power purchase agreement wit...

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