Solar Energy

May 19, 2018

Crescent Dunes Solar Thermal Facility

Crescent Dunes Solar Thermal Facility
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Image by National Renewable Energy Lab
July 23, 2017 – Tonapah, NV- Over 10,000 tracking heliostats focus solar energy at the receiver on the 640 foot power tower at the Crescent Dunes Solar Thermal Facility, owned by SolarReserve. The facility, built with US sourced steel, glass and technology, provides more than 500,000 megawatt hours of electricity per year, using molten salt technology to provide electricity day or night. (Photo by DENNIS SCHROEDER / NREL)

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