CPV Collector specifications

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Lenght (with collector heads):  215,38 m

Lenght (mirror):  211,68 m

Width (maximal):  12,44 m

Height (minimal):  10,48 m

Height (maximal):  12,73 m

Weight:  1.600 t

Load on ground (average/maximal):  0,6/0,8 kg/cm2

Overall surface:  2679,33 m2

Primary mirror surface:  2053,30 m2

Primary mirror aperture:  9,7 (2×4,85) m

Ground coverage ratio (overall land required/mirror surface):  3,5

Cleaning water usage*:  50 m3/year

Geometrical concentration after secondary:  604

Optical efficiency:  75%

Cells efficiency (typical):  38%

Post-inverter AC efficiency (average):  25%

Peak AC power, 1.000W/m2 DNI:  498 kWel

Auxiliary components consumption (maximal):  20 kWel 

*Assuming weekly cleaning, cleaning water is fully recovered (besides the evaporate part).