The 100-megawatt solar thermal power plant, “Shams 1”, was officially launched in Abu Dhabi last week.
Heart of the plant is a steam turbine which has been supplied by MAN Diesel & Turbo and will be used to drive a generator.
The eco-friendly electricity this produces would be enough to serve roughly 57,000 German households.
The dimensions realized at “Shams 1” (Arabic for sun) have set new standards.
Offering a gross output of 125 megawatts, MAN