Led by development in Spain and potential in the U.S., concentrated solar power markets are entering a new growth phase, amidst a tumultuous global economic landscape. The CSP industry is scaling rapidly with 1.2 GW under construction as of April 2009 and another 13.9 GW announced globally through 2014, according to a new study from Emerging Energy Research analyzing global CSP markets and strategies.

"The race is on to determine which CSP technology can deliver, particularly in the uncertain economic climate." -- Reese Tisdale