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esolar.com

Founded Year

2007

Stage

Dead | Dead

Total Raised

$217M

About eSolar

eSolar designs and develops Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) projects that start at 46MW and are scalable to any size. The company's power plant technology utilizes small, flat mirrors which track the sun with high precision and reflect the sun's heat to a tower-mounted receiver, which boils water to create steam. This steam powers a traditional turbine and generator to produce electricity.

eSolar Headquarter Location

3355 W Empire Ave Suite 200

Burbank, California, 91504,

United States

818-303-9501

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eSolar Patents

eSolar has filed 24 patents.

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Application Date

Grant Date

Title

Related Topics

Status

2/25/2014

8/7/2018

Aquaculture, Solar thermal energy, Solar energy, Renewable energy, Energy conversion

Grant

Application Date

2/25/2014

Grant Date

8/7/2018

Title

Related Topics

Aquaculture, Solar thermal energy, Solar energy, Renewable energy, Energy conversion

Status

Grant

Latest eSolar News

Solar Thermal Market Size to Reach 767.73 GW by 2026 | Rise in Adoption of Clean Energy to Control Carbon Emissions Will Aid in Expansion of Global Solar Thermal Market

May 9, 2022

Rise in Adoption of Clean Fuel to Propel Market Growth The rise in demand for clean energy to replace fossil fuels and serve various applications is a major factor boosting the solar thermal energy market growth. Additionally, the rise in emphasis on the adoption of clean fuel for controlling carbon emissions is expected to attract high solar thermal power market revenue in the forecast period. Besides this, the economic and operational advantages of using solar power as fuel and the service provider are further expected to help increase the solar thermal market size in the coming years. Click here to get the short-term and long-term impacts of COVID-19 on this Market. Please visit:  https://www.fortunebusinessinsights.com/industry-reports/solar-thermal-market-101920 Asia Pacific to Continue Dominance Owing to Rising Demand for Energy to Suffice to Needs of Growing Population From a geographical perspective, the global solar thermal market analysis foresees Asia Pacific to emerge dominant in the past with market size of 375.54 GW in 2018. This region is likely to continue dominating the market during the forecast period as well. This is owing to the increasing demand for energy in the region, further attributed to the rise in population and urbanization in the past years. In addition, there is a rise in the deployment rate of solar power in Asia Pacific on account of green energy targets set by various nations. At present, China is leading the market, both regionally and internationally. This solar thermal energy market trend is further anticipated to continue in the coming years as well. Fragmented Nature to Intensify Market Competition Among Players The competitive landscape of the overall solar thermal energy market is fragmented nature-wise, owing to the presence of both regional and international players. Significant solar thermal power market manufacturers are investing huge sums into research and development activities for utilizing sun rays to the maximum and attaining higher efficiency. Players are also focusing on the geographical expansion of their products to gain a competitive edge and toughen the competition for others. Quick Buy – Solar Thermal Market Research Report:  https://www.fortunebusinessinsights.com/checkout-page/101920 Some of the key industry developments in the solar thermal market are: November 2019 – The launch of commercially concentrated solar energy for exceeding temperatures above 1000 degrees called ‘Heliogen,’ was announced by a clean energy company in Lanchester, California. Heliogen is anticipated to take the place of fossil fuels in the near future. This will be applicable in cement production, steel production, and petrochemicals and also help in reducing the emission of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. November 2019 –The synchronization of the turbine at the Luneng Haixi 50GW solar thermal power plant, China, was carried out successfully by Abengoa. This project is being carried out as a part of the renewable energy program launched by the Chinese government since 2018. This plant aims at achieving a solar thermal installed base with a capacity of at least 27 GW by the end of 2030. Some of the significant solar thermal power market manufacturers include: Lointek

  • When was eSolar founded?

    eSolar was founded in 2007.

  • Where is eSolar's headquarters?

    eSolar's headquarters is located at 3355 W Empire Ave, Burbank.

  • What is eSolar's latest funding round?

    eSolar's latest funding round is Dead.

  • How much did eSolar raise?

    eSolar raised a total of $217M.

  • Who are the investors of eSolar?

    Investors of eSolar include Oak Investment Partners, General Electric, MetCap Energy, Idealab, Google.org and 4 more.

  • Who are eSolar's competitors?

    Competitors of eSolar include NEI Corporation, BrightSource Energy, Ausra, SkyFuel, Abengoa and 12 more.

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