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Siemens Energy has announced that it will supply an industrial steam turbine for commercial solar tower power plants at the Solar Tres project, which will be built by Sener with a capacity of 19MW at a site in the vicinity of Seville in Andalusia, Spain.
Text of report in English by Israeli settlers' Arutz 7 Radio website on 27 June An Israeli entrepreneur is harnessing the sun's energy in an industrial park in the northern Negev, where he plans to refine the technology and then replicate it in California's Mojave Desert.
By EHUD ZION WALDOKS Two technologies now lie side by side in the Negev desert. One was discovered over 60 years ago and harnesses the power of the atom. The other was perfected in the last 18 months and harnesses the power of the sun.
By STEPHANIE RUBENSTEIN The newly built Negev-based Solar Energy Development Center is on track to move forward the initiative of a US- Israeli company to build the world's largest solar plant in California's Mojave desert.
For the last two years, tests have been conducted at Sandia National Laboratories' National Solar Thermal Test Facility to see how materials used for NASA's future planetary exploration missions can withstand severe radiant heating.