SolarpacesSolarPACES is the foremost symposium for concentrating solar power and chemical energy systems community. Every year more than 500 stakeholders in the field join for information exchange and networking. The conference program usually contains about 300 technical contributions (oral and poster) and 30 plenary talks of leading experts in the field. The 22nd SolarPACES Conference will be in Abu Dhabi from 11–14 October 2016. WASCOP representatives will participate in the conference.

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WASCOP M6 meeting

2016-07-12 09.53.48WASCOP M6 meeting has been held on 11th and 12th July in in the amazing venue of Mitchell Hall by Cranfield University (United Kingdom). Partners has summed up the progress within the first six months of the project and planned next steps to follow the project’s timing. Furthermore, consortium has visited Cranfield University laboratories where some of the WASCOP scientific experiments will be conducted in the coming months. Thanks to Cranfield University for the excellent hospitality!

Southern African Solar Energy Conference

SASEC2016The Southern African Solar Energy Conference (SASEC 2016) will be held from the 31st October to the 2nd of November 2016 at the Conference Centre at the Faculty of Theology at Stellenbosch University in Stellenbosch, South Africa. This conference will focus on both Solar Photovoltaic and Solar Thermal Energy technology, systems and applications. The conference will provide the opportunity for researchers, engineers, technologists and individuals to share and discuss recent developments in the field.


news_kickoffWASCOP (Water Saving For Concentrated Solar Power) is a four-year Horizon 2020 project in the area of Concentrated Solar Power. The consortium consists of 11 project partners and it’s being coordinated by CEA (Commissariat à l’Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives). Project started on 1 January 2016 and the kick-off meeting took place on 11 and 12 January 2016 in Brussels where all partners met to discuss and first steps and action.