Solar Thermal

Almeco-Tinox centralises R&D and production activities

The company has already been operating a PVD vacuum-coating system here since 2008. Sales, marketing and administrative operations remain in Munich.

Abengoa signs EPC agreement with Bharat Heavy Electricals

The agreement covers EPC (Engineering, Procurement and Construction) contracts and an analysis of cooperation options outside India.Abengoa will contribute its expertise in the development, operation and maintenance of CSP power plants, while BHEL has a good knowledge of the Indian energy market and is an experienced EPC company.

Solar Thermal Systems at the new Dubai sports complex

Following the successful installation of the solar thermal system supplied by SOLE S.A. (Athens-Greece) at the tallest building in the world (BURJ KHALIFA) in Dubai; one more impressive construction in Dubai is going Green with SOLE's solar system. At the new Dubai Sports Complex, SOLE S.A.

Combined solar thermal / oil hybrid heating solutions- efficient, affordable and available

Brussels - As the EU defines its Energy Efficiency Plan, consumers and businesses question how their energy heating consumption and costs will be affected.

New at RESOLs Intersolar booth 2011

When the Intersolar trade fair opens in Munich this year, RESOL will of course be there, too.

TU Dresden joins Desertec University Network

<b>After signing the declaration of enrolment: Dr. Gerhard Knies (founder and former Chairman of the Desertec supervisory board), Hans Müller-Steinhagen (Rector of TU Dresden), Mouldi Miled (Director of the Desertec University Network), Prof. Driss Zejli (Centre National pour la Recherche Scientifique et Technique) (from left to right) </b><br><br><i>Photo: TUD/Geise</i>

This network, which was founded in Tunisia at the end of 2010, includes more than 21 universities and research institutions from North Africa, the Middle East and Europe. DUN aims to research detailed questions regarding the renewable energy project scientifically.

Loan for solar/bio hybrid project

Initially parts of the loan will be used to assist Golden Yimeng Group and Dongying Lufang Metallic Materials to fund a biogas system, to generate electrical power and heat. It will also use preheated steam that will be supplied by parabolic trough collectors. The electrical output of the project will be 6 MW.