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Solar energy investors may pivot away from high-cost projects

The 100 megawatt (MW) Kathu Solar Park uses sunlight reflected from 384 000 mirrors on a 4.5km² site to boil water into steam that spins turbines. It is novel for incorporating four and a half hours of energy storage. The process retains the sun’s heat in tons of molten salt acting as a battery that is tapped by heat exchangers to keep the turbines spinning long after the sun has set or if it’s too overcast.

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