This report, from 2008, produced by Intelligent Energy Europe, and integrated in the ProSTO project (Best Practice Implementation of Solar Thermal Obligations) makes an assessment of existing solar thermal ordinances (STO), using a total of 11 case studies in different countries such as Italy...
Shock, deformation, solidness and corrosion tests of laser-welded absorbers are all described in the “mirotherm absorber fact book”. This book can serve as a best practice resource for testing standards of new absorber and collector panels in the sector. Photo: Alanod
Solarge is a European co-operation project promoting the installation of collective solar thermal systems (CSTS) with collector areas of 30m2 and larger. The project looks in particular to multi-family buildings, hotels, public and social buildings. This report, which has been revised in 2007...
“It was very important to us to offer IRENA a value proposition by engaging with developing and developed nations alike,” his Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs of UAE, explains the choice of building the IRENA headquarters in his country. Photo...
This is an interview with Uwe Trenker, Secretary General of ESTIF, the European Solar Thermal Industry Federation. Uwe provides an overview of the activities of the association in 2009.
This video was filmed during ESTEC 2009 in Munich (Germany) in Mai 2009.
This is an interview made during the 2009 ESTEC conference in Munich, Germany with Maria Laguna working for the EACI. Maria Laguna provides information about the IEE programmes.
This is an interview made during the 2009 ESTEC conference in Munich, Germany with Christian Vachon, founder and President of the Canadian Enerconcept Technologies. Vachon speaks about solar air collectors.
This is an interview made during the 2009 ESTEC conference in Munich, Germany with Gerhard Stryi-Hipp. Gehard speaks about the Renewable Heating & Cooling Technology Platform.
This is an interview made during the 2009 ESTEC conference in Munich, Germany with Matthias Rommel, from Fraunhofer ISE Institute. Matthias speaks about the development of solar thermal desalination.
This is an interview made during the 2009 ESTEC conference in Munich, Germany, with Christine Lins, Secretary Gneral of EREC. Christine talks about the energy revolution scenarios, a project requested by Greenpeace.
Premiere at the Intersolar fair in Munich, Germany: SMI from Italy and Sunrise from Greece publicly announced their strategic partnership, with the goal to offer turnkey machinery solutions to the solar thermal industry. Photo: Bärbel Epp