SOLPART presentation at the CNRS Scientific Cooperation conference in Morocco

24 octobre 2019 |

SOLPART partner Naji Abdenouri (Cadi Ayyad University) took part in the conference on Scientific Cooperation between France and Morocco organized by the CNRS and gave a presentation about the project. The celebration of the CNRS’ 80th anniversary took place on Tuesday 1 October in Rabat, Morocco. This day highlighted the Scientific Cooperation between Morocco and…

SOLPART at Cemtech Europe 2019

17 octobre 2019 |

SOLPART took part in the 2019 Cemtech Europe conference, which was held in Berlin, Germany, from 30 September to 2 October. This international annual conference is one of the leading forums for up-to-date market and technical information on the cement sector. The 2019 edition gathered nearly 170 participants from 34 countries.

The SOLPART project is highlighted in the last SPIRE Newsletter

25 septembre 2019 |

The SOLPART project has been featured in the last SPIRE Newsletter, which presents H2020 projects funded as part of the SPIRE EU programme. SOLPART, as a H2020 project aiming at decarbonizing process industries, has been logically added to the list of SPIRE supported projects.Get access to the SPIRE last newsletter by subscribing here: Don’t forget…

SPIRE results of their annual progress monitoring in which SOLPART participates each year

13 août 2019 |

In April 2019, SOLPART has participated to the annual progress monitoring aiming at gathering the last annual figures regarding H2020 SPIRE projects. On an annual basis, SPIRE highlights the growth of the cPPP achieved until the end of the previous year, in its SPIRE Progress Monitoring Report (PMR). The new edition for 2019 is now…

Scientific publications: PROCEEDINGS SolarPACES 2018 for the SOLPART project

7 août 2019 |

Discover the scientific publications AIP Conference Proceedings produced after the SolarPACES Congress 2018.

Scientific Publication: CO2 emission reduction in the cement industry by using a solar calciner

17 juillet 2019 |

A scientific publication about SOLPART by DLR was published on 10 July 2019 in the international journal “Renewable Energy”.

Comparative life cycle assessment of conventional and solar-driven calcination systems for cement production

12 juillet 2019 |

The environmental impacts of the solar-driven (SOLPART) calcination process have been compared with the conventional calcination process via life cycle assessment. The results estimated by the University of Manchester show that, compared to the conventional process, the SOLPART calcination system has the potential to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by nearly 40% and the fossil energy…

SOLPART timeline

4 juillet 2019 |

Discover the timeline of the SOLPART project which highlights the numerous achievements of the project! Did you know that if we integrate a CSP Solar Heating reactor into Process Industries, we could save at least 60% of CO2 emissions? 🌞🏭

Successful commissioning of the SOLPART pilot-scale calcination solar reactor

20 juin 2019 |

The SOLPART pilot-scale calcination solar reactor was successfully commissioned by CNRS at the 1 MW solar furnace: the outlet particle temperature above 800°C was achieved for a mass flow rate of about 30 kg/h.

SOLPART 7th project meeting

27 mai 2019 |

SOLPART consortium gathered in Font-Romeu, at the CNRS solar furnace on May 23 and 24, 2019. During this meeting, partners have presented the work they have carried out so far and discussed with all the consortium the next actions to be implemented before the end of the project. This was the opportunity to visit the…