A KEY SECTOR- SOLAR (PV AND CSP)
Spain is nowadays the first European power solar producer based on CSP, and holds also the first position in total solar production (CSP + PV).
In Extremadura CSP is also a strategically important sector: In 2016, 33.97% of the net generation of renewable electricity in Extremadura was obtained from thermosolar installations, and its share in the total net regional electricity production reached a percentage of 9% in that year. ,3. 4 %. This places this technology in the second place in terms of participation in the total renewable net regional electricity production, only behind the hydraulics.
Concentrated Solar Power in Extremadura:
In 2016, 18.36% of the net generation of renewable electricity in Extremadura was obtained from photovoltaic solar installations and the participation of this technology in total regional electricity production reached 5.05%.
Photovoltaic Power in Extremadura: