Dubai utility Dewa says it has received 30 expressions of interest from potential developers of a 200MW concentrated solar power (CSP) plant. This will comprise the fourth phase of Muhammad bin Rashid Al Maktum solar park, being built 50km south of Dubai City at Seih al-Dalal.

The plant will be Dubai’s first CSP project. The first three solar park phases are photovoltaic (PV), for which the latest winning bid – for the 800MW third phase – was for a world record low US¢2.99/kWh for the weighted levelized cost of electricity across the project’s lifetime. (CONTINUED - 613 WORDS)