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Presentation of SOLPART at the EU process industry conference

2 octobre 2017 | 0 commentaire

On the 19th of September 2017, the EU process industry conference was hold in Brussels. The first day of SPIRE’s 2017 EU Process Industry Conference on 19 September took a look to the Future of European Process Industry from a range of perspectives: the European Commission, the Industry itself, and SPIRE cPPP. In the afternoon, short success stories…

Article: Concentrated Solar Power for High-Temperature Solar Process Heat

29 septembre 2017 | 0 commentaire

The SOLPART project was presented in HelioCSP, the solar thermal energy news website: Cement is the most widely used building material in the world. One of its key ingredients is calcium oxide (CaO), also called quicklime, which can be produced by calcination from naturally occurring limestone (CaCO3). Calcination is an energy-intensive, around-the-clock decomposition process at…

Article: SOLPART project featured on solarthermalworld.org

28 septembre 2017 | 0 commentaire

The SOLPART project was featured in the webjournal Solar Thermal World . Solarthermalworld.org is a new and global knowledge-based web portal for solar thermal professionals. It offers the latest news and background information on the development of the international solar thermal sector. Key areas include among others: news and trends, incentive programmes, policies, technological trends…

SOLPART at SolarPACES 2017 – Chile 2017

20 juillet 2017 | 0 commentaire

The Solpart project will present 4 papers at the SolarPACES conference in Chile this year (www.solarpaces-conference.org). The SolarPACES conference is the annual international conference on Concentrated Solar Power and Chemical Energy systems. The 4 papers to be presented are the ones below: – Solar processing of reactive particles up to 900°C, the SOLPART project –…

SOLPART fourth project meeting

27 juin 2017 | 0 commentaire

SOLPART organized its 4th project meeting in Cologne, at the DLR institute on the 20th of June, 2017 to discuss about the advancement of the project since January 2016. The project is reaching its first periodic report to hand back to the EC and will undergo a review of the achievement of the project in…

SOLPART presentation at the Climate Change Conference – Malta

7 juin 2017 | 0 commentaire

On the 29th of May, 2017, the SOLPART project was presented at the Climate Change conference organized in the capital of Malta under the auspices of the MALTA EU presidency. Access the presentation here : SOLPART Flash presentation – Malta conference More info on the conference : http://paragonevents.eu/event.php?c=climate-change

SOLPART selected for a presentation at the EU climate change conference under the auspices of the Malta EU presidency

27 mai 2017 | 0 commentaire

On the 29th of May 2017, in the capital of Malta, will be held an important event on climate change and organized under the aupisces of the Malta EU presidency: http://paragonevents.eu/event.php?c=climate-change While the goal to contain global warming and reduce considerably the emissions of greenhouse gases becomes more and more important, energy intensive industries needing thermal…

SOLPART participation to the SPIRE IMPACT workshop

24 mai 2017 | 0 commentaire

As part of the SPIRE PPP initiative, the SOLPART project participated to the Impact study of SPIRE projects in April 2017. Following this, we were invited to participate to the SPIRE Impact workshop (https://www.spire2030.eu/news/new/spire-impact-workshop-17-may-2017). The 7th Impact Workshop on the contractual PPPs (cPPPs) was organized by the European Commission on 17 May 2017. The workshop…

Article: Harnessing the sun to clean up industrial processes

6 mai 2017 | 0 commentaire

The SOLPART project was presented on the H2020 news website : http://ec.europa.eu/research/infocentre/article_en.cfm?artid=43916 The production of cement and lime involves fossil fuels and produces harmful greenhouse gases. Industry could change this, if scientists can develop a technology that can use solar power for high temperature industrial processes. The EU-funded SOLPART project has built lab-scale reactors that use…

SOLPART Project Factsheet

27 avril 2017 | 0 commentaire

You want to get more information on the project, have a look at the SOLPART Project factsheet which summarizes all the main information of the project : SOLPART project factsheet