China's energy storage network: the world's largest centralized solar power plant project has been launched in dubai, the state newspaper reported on September 16.
The total installed capacity of the plant is 700,000 kilowatts, the newspaper said.
The solar concentrator, which is used to collect reflected sunlight, will be as high as 260 meters, which is the most common type concentrator in the world today.
Saudi Arabia and China's joint contractors have won the bidding for power plant construction, which is expected to cost $3.9 billion.
According to the government of dubai, the proportion of clean energy in the uae will reach 25% by 2020 and 75% by 2050.