XINA SOLAR ONE PROJECT


Overview

  • Reference: P-ZA-FF0-003
  • Approval date: 23/06/2014
  • Start date: 11/03/2015
  • Appraisal Date: 13/12/1901
  • Status: OngoingOnGo
  • Implementing Agency: --
  • Location: South Africa

Description

Design, construction and operation of a 100 MW concentrating solar power (CSP) plant using parabolic trough technology and a superheated steam cycle with capacity of 1,650 MWh, designed to store energy and to dispatch during the South African peak load demand periods. This facility is located 30km north east of the town of Pofadder in the Khai Ma Municipality in the Northern Cape Province, South Africa (RSA) and it shall be interconnected by Eskom through a 3km transmission line to a nearby existing substation.


Key contacts

TETTEY Ernest Obeng - OPSD4


Costs

Finance source Amount
ADBUSD 64,815,115
Co-financierUSD 26,898,273
DeltaUSD 163
TotalUSD 91,713,225