Parabolic troughs concentrate solar radiation in a straight line. The fluid that will carry the energy that is captured in the parabolic troughs enters at one of the ends at a certain temperature and speed, and exits at the other end at a higher temperature.
Funcionamiento de planta termosolar
The energy is captured through heliostats, mega-mirrors that follow the path of the sun with a movement in two axes.
The receiver is located at 220 meters high, reaching the tower a total height of 250 meters.
The thermal storage system consists of tanks for cold salts and hot salts. It is this system that allows electricity to be generated during the night.