[Integrated Solutions of CSP Tower] ZHEJIANG SUPCON SOLAR TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
2019.08.06 From: [Integrated Solutions of CSP Tower] ZHEJIANG SUPCON SOLAR TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
Company Name: ZHEJIANG SUPCON SOLAR TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD.
Address: No.307, Liuhe Road, Binjiang District, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China.
Company & Business Introduction
CSP Business Category: Solar Field, HTF & TES, EPC/Design/Engineering/Construction, Commissioning/O&M
Key Product/Service: Technology providing, equipment integration, engineering service of CSP Tower
Company and Business Introduction:
ZHEJIANG SUPCON SOLAR TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD. (SUPCON SOLAR for short), founded in 2010, is one of the earliest enterprises engaged in the research and industrialization of CSP technology. Since its foundation, SUPCON SOLAR has been dedicated to the research of molten salt tower CSP technology, equipment and utility-scale application, using advanced and efficient CSP technology to provide high-quality and low-cost clean energy.
Through years of technological breakthrough, SUPCON SOLAR has mastered integrated molten salt tower CSP technologies and established whole industrial chain, which is able to provide domestically sourced equipment, providing reliable and mature solutions of CSP plant construction.
CSP Project References:
SUPCON SOLAR Delingha 50MW CSP Plant
The plant is one of China's first batch of CSP Demonstration Projects, entitled as National Strategic and Emerging Industry Key Project by NDRC.
The plant, located in Delingha, Qinghai Province, is a molten salt tower CSP plant configured with 27135 sets of 20m2 heliostat. The designed electricity output is 146 GWh/year, which equals to the annual power demand of 80,000 households and can save 46,000 tons' standard coal, and reduce 121,000 tons' CO2 emission, which is economically and socially benefitting. The plant construction started in March, 2017, and was commissioned in December, 2018, and reach full-load operation in April, 2019. The major equipment run steadily and the indicators of the plant has exceeded their design parameters.
POWERCHINA Gonghe 50MW CSP Plant
The plant is one of China's first batch of CSP Demonstration Projects. SUPCON SOLAR is the technology and equipment provider of the solar island and is awarded with commissioning service for the whole plant and subsystems.
The plant, located in Gonghe County, Qinghai Province, is a molten salt tower CSP plant configured with 30016 sets of 20m2 heliostat to generate 156.9 GWh electricity annually.
SUPCON SOLAR Delingha 10MW CSP Plant
- China's 1st and world's 6th commercially operated Tower CSP plant (July, 2013)
- China's 1st and world's 3rd Molten Salt Tower CSP plant (August, 2016)
- China's 1st CSP plant awarded with Feed-in Tariff (1.2 RMB /kWh)
The plant is located in Delingha, Qinghai Province, which adopts twin tower design with DSG and molten salt receivers, configured with 21500 sets of 2m2 heliostat and 1000 sets of 20m2 size. Since operated in August 2016, the plant has been running stably, and the power generation is on steady growth. In 2018, the total electricity output against the predicted electricity output of the performance model achieved 96.75%, which is the top performance among its peers across the world.
High-precision Intelligent Heliostat
Heliostat Field Control System
Supported Scale: 100,000 sets of heliostats, 2km2 reflecting area, 2km heliostat-tower distance
Security: Redundant power-supply and communication of control system
1. Heliostat Array System Suite
Heliostat Array System Suite is the core of communication and control of heliostat field, which is characterized by data acquisition control, efficient transmission and security.
2. Heliostat Group System Suite
Heliostat Group System suite is the administrative node of heliostat field communication and management, which is characterized by intelligence, efficiency, security and reliability.
3. Software Platform
The heliostat field control system has incorporated configuration software, monitor software, advanced control software and system tool software, integrating self-managing functions as dispatching, monitoring, maintaining and upgrading heliostat field devices.
4. Calibrating System
Automation: Automatic calibration without angle transducer, No manual duty required
High-precision: High-precision tracing, Efficient energy utilization
Intelligence: Automatic accuracy check, Periodical auto-calibration
5. Cloud Forecasting System
The cloud forecasting system, which is developed independently by SUPCON SOLAR, is able to make precise prediction of the cloud movement and its influence on the plant based on traced record, and prepare corresponding operation strategy to ensure plant safety and efficient utilization of solar energy.
Heliostat Field Auto-cleaning System
The Heliostat Field Auto-cleaning System, which is developed by SUPCON SOLAR, is able to carry out periodical cleaning during operation of the plant. The system automatically monitors the cleaning process, and can adopt manned or unmanned driving mode, water-scrubbing or dry-scrubbing scheme to tackle extremely low temperature and sandy condition.
Receiver material: Heat-resistant, Anti-corrosion, Thermal stress & fatigue resistance
Flexible structure: Thermal stress & fatigue resistance
Safe operation process: Anti-freezing, Energy dispatching, Temperature monitoring
Thermal Storage & Exchange System
SUPCON SOLAR can provide not only integrated thermal equipment and solutions, which have been proved on utility-scale projects, but also thermal process package customized per client’s request.
Safe and reliable process flow: Anti-freezing, leakproof/Intermittent operation, frequent on-off/ Coordination control of energy variation
Customized equipment: Frequent on-off/High tolerance of thermal stress and fatigue/ Heat-resistance, corrosion resistance
Molten salt tank features: Customized material and thickness design/Expansion and thermal stress analysis/ Foundation heat dissipation (<50℃) and heat preservation optimization/ Reliable welding process, repairing and maintenance plan
Heat-exchanger-based load variation: Ready for load variation/Preheater, evaporator, steam drum, superheater, reheater/ Natural circulation or forced circulation/Single set or double sets
The whole plant turnkey EPC
SUPCON SOLAR can provide reliable and mature solutions of CSP plant construction.
Complete CSP plant optimization with performance guarantee
Provider of core equipment (Solar island, Thermal storage & exchange system)
Plant operation optimization
Solar island EPC
In accordance with owner’s characteristic requirements, SUPCON SOLAR can undertake EPC of Solar island.
Thermal Island EPC
SUPCON SOLAR can provide integrated thermal equipment and solutions, which have been proved on utility-scale projects.
China’s 1st integrated solutions supplier for design, integration, construction, operation
Independent research and development, fully patented technologies
176 patents, 26 Software Copyrights
The only technology provider from China in IEC Tower CSP Plant Design Standard (PT62862-4-1) drafting committee
Complete CSP plant optimization: Provide complete molten salt tower CSP plant optimization, including overall document optimization, detailed plant design, electricity generation calculation, operation simulation and economic analysis.
Heliostat field technical service: Provide the most efficient solutions, including layout of heliostat and tower, tower height and so on.
Thermal process package:
√ Equipment specifications
√ Layout of platform and pipes
√ System process flow
√ Test point and control plan.
Commissioning, Operation and Maintenance Service
SUPCON SOLAR can provide commissioning, operation and maintenance service for the whole molten salt tower CSP plant.
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