in News Departments > Projects & Contracts
print the content item

TUV Rheinland participated in the construction and commissioning of solar thermal plant Puerto Errado 2 in Spain as a neutral certifier.

On behalf of general contractor Novatec and client Tubo Sol PE2, TUV Rheinland examined all phases of construction of the power plant as an independent certifier and accompanied the relevant quality inspections until the plant was commissioned.

"Through our monitoring activities, we helped to recognize and tackle potential challenges at an early stage," says Thomas Stuber of TUV Rheinland. A TUV Rheinland team will work with the project for one more year until the final tests are completed.

More information about the project is available here.



IronRidge_id1414

Surrette_id1409
Latest Top Stories

Energy Department Invests Millions More In Cost-Cutting Solar R&D

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is awarding $53 million to dozens of research and development (R&D) projects that aim to drive down the cost of solar energy.


TVA Reconsiders Solar's Role And Value In New Resource Plan And Grid Study

Critics point to wide variations in caps and premiums paid for solar under the Tennessee Valley Authority's (TVA) current plan. The utility agency says it will incorporate more solar stakeholders in future programs.


After Massachusetts' 'Godfather Of Solar' Exits, Will The New Gov. Step Up?

Bay State solar developers and suppliers look back on the legacy of Gov. Deval Patrick while awaiting Massachusetts’ incoming chief executive.


Do PV Customers Benefit From Incentive Programs In California?

Government incentives, such as the California Solar Initiative, have been instrumental in the growth of the photovoltaic industry over the past decade. Researchers have studied the degree to which these incentives have been passed on to PV customers.


Volatility Creeping Into Mass. Solar Sector Shakes Up Larger Developers

Players in the so-called "managed growth" sector of the commonwealth - 6 MW and larger - are concerned that the field keeps shifting under their feet.

Heilind_id1430
GoIndustry (UK) Limited_id1446
Lufft_id1410
Ingeteam_id1433
PVcobra_id1394