• Development of cost-efficient heliostat
Projects

Stellio Heliostat

Plataforma Solar de Almería (Tabernas), Spain,

Stellio is an innovative heliostat developed by sbp sonne in collaboration with our partners Ingemetal and Masermic. Stellio is a paradigm shift: Its new axis arrangement that allows the use of cost-efficient linear actuators for both axis, the cost-effective pentagonal structure, its appropriate size and precise optics at low manufacturing costs result in a significantly improved cost/performance ratio.


  • Location

    Plataforma Solar de Almería (Tabernas), Spain

  • Cooperation

    Ingemetal, Masermic

  • Awards

    SolarPACES 2015 Technology Innovation Award

  • Client

    Stellio Consortium c/o sbp sonne gmbh

  • Reflector surface 47.5 sqm
  • Heliostat tracking error (RMS 1D) for relevant positions < 0.5 mrad
  • Daily maximum power consumption < 15 W
  • Heliostat contour errors (sigma slope 1D) < 1.5 mrad
  • Performance incl. control < 180 W
  • Development of cost-efficient heliostat
  • Stellio Heliostat
  • Stellio Heliostat

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