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Knowledge and Innovation Program

MENA CSP KIP Quarterly Newsletter Q1 2019

15th April 2019

Welcome to the MENA CSP Knowledge and Innovation Program Quarterly Newsletter.

In this issue we bring you a round-up of the most relevant news for Concentrating Solar Power in the first quarter of 2019.

You can also read this newsletter in Arabic and French.

  • The event “Batteries, Energy Storage & the Renewable Future” (Cape Town on February 25 – 26, 2019) brought together government representatives and experts from across Africa and the Middle East to debate on the role of energy storage technologies, including CSP with Thermal storage. Follow the link to see the presentation slides and audio files:



Resources from around the web (in English):

The Dragon Awakens: Will China Save or Conquer Concentrating Solar Power (Link to PDF)

Lebanon: Feasibility Study for a CSP plant to be carried out by Lebanese Center for Energy Conservation (LCEC)

Dewa, ACWA Power, Silk Road Fund reach financial closing for Dubai solar park

Spain: Government Plans to add 5 GW of additional CSP Capacity to 2030

Saudi Arabia targets 2.7 GW of Concentrated Solar Power by 2030

This is all for this month. Is there anything you would like to see covered in our CSP newsletters? Please let us know

We hope you have enjoyed reading this newsletter. See you again in July for Q2!


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