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Solar thermal power generation

Hybrid solar thermal plant Borges (Spain)
Hybrid solar thermal plant Borges (Spain)
Hybrid solar thermal plant Borges (Spain)

Solar thermal hybridized with biomass

The only plant of its kind in the world

COMSA RENOVABLES participates in the company Termosolar Borges, which manages and operates as an industrial partner. Termosolar, located in Les Borges Blanques (Lleida), is the first hybrid plant using thermosolar and biomass technologies in the world. It was commissioned in December 2012 and currently generates 85,000 MWh per year, which corresponds to the consumption of 33,000 homes.

  • Land: 96 Ha owned / leased
  • Electrical connection: 22.5 MW to Juneda Substation
  • Annual production: 75,000 / 98,000 MWh
  • Selected technology: Cylindrical-parabolic
  • Fuel: 90,000 tn/year of forest biomass
  • Investment made: 157 MM€