Power of the sun

Bringing solar energy into a brighter future

Solar power has great potential as a renewable and clean source of energy. Sulzer develops performance-critical components for the operation of solar power plants.

solar-power field

The global demand for power is continuously increasing, while traditional energy sources are becoming scarcer and environmental concerns are rising. Thermal solar power has great potential as a renewable and clean source of energy.

Sulzer holds leading positions for performance-critical components in thermal solar-power plants and offers a wide range of products and services for the solar-power industry.

Product and service portfolio for the solar-power industry

  • Comprehensive pumps portfolio and services that cover all major processes in thermal solar-power plants
  • Pumps to transport the oil that has been heated by sun rays reflected through parabolic mirrors    
  • Pumps to move molten salt that is used as thermal storage and that can reach temperatures of up to 600 ºC

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  • Solar power generation
    Sulzer offers a comprehensive portfolio of pumps and related services for leading solar technologies like Concentrated Solar Power (CSP). Single pumps and total system solutions are available for the CSP island as well as for the turbine island. We also provide services for turbines and generators.