News and events

19 Nov 2019

The first CSP ERA NET Joint Call for proposals (2019) will be presented at the CSP Today Madrid event to be held next Tuesday, November 19th. The details of the call and new funding opportunities in the CSP sector will be presented by the CSP ERA NET project coordinator Mr. Cosme Segador Vegas, from Agencia Extremeña de la Energia (AGENEX, Spain).

The tittle of his presentation will be "Funding opportunities for transnational CSP research":

Thursday, 28 November, 2019 - 09:00 to 16:30
Vallourec Deutschland GmbH, Düsseldorf, Germany

The 2nd workshop within the RAISELIFE project takes place on Thursday, 28 November in Düsseldorf, Germany. Among the speakers will be scientists from the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE who will talk about the durability of CSP mirrors and absorber coatings as well as the...

23 Oct 2019

At the 2019 SolarPACES Conference, Vast Solar took the SolarPACES Technical Innovation Award for their use of high temperature sodium-based HTF in tower CSP, presented in their paper: Vast Solar: improving performance and reducing cost and risk using high temperature modular arrays a

16 Oct 2019

We would like to invite you to take part in the CSP stakeholders mapping survey launched by the HORIZON-STE project to support the creation of consortia that will fulfil the SET-Plan goals by participating in R&I projects and/or First-of-a-Kind plants.

07 Oct 2019

CSP ERA NET would like to announce today, the official launch of the Cofund Joint Call 2019: "Joint programming actions to foster innovative CSP solutions"

A call with funding budget of 13 million €.

For further information about the guidelines and rules of participation: https://csp-eranet.eu/calls

Join the Webinar on 15 October 2019 to know a little bit more– Register now

Europe acclaims the PNIEC (National Integrated Energy and Climate Plan 2021-2030) and points to the convenience of greater flexibility.
11 Sep 2019

Little by little; we begin to perceive in Europe the need to have that necessary piece in the Energy Transition that allows us to move towards a decarbonized electricity generation system.

The necessary and massive planned deployment of the cheapest renewables such as wind and photovoltaic leave in the air the question of what renewable will supply, in a sunny country like Spain, the electricity after sunset, once the photovoltaic stops its generation.

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Tuesday, 15 October, 2019 - 11:00 to 12:30

CSP ERA NET Cofund Joint Call for the Concentrated Solar Power, Research and Innovation

Call with funding budget of 13 million euros opens on 7 October 2019

 

CSP-ERA.NET Cofund launched its Joint Call in CSP on 7 October 2019. 8 countries...

Pre-announcement CSP Call
31 Jul 2019

The CSP Consortium announced today the launch of Co-fund joint call running from September 2019 on.

CSP-ERANET Joint Call topics are based on priorities identified in the Strategic Energy Technology (SET) Plan resp. in the subsequent Implementation Plans for CSP (available on the website CSP-ERANET). They include strategic targets that shall serve as reference for this call and proposals to be submitted. Strategic targets of the Implementation Plans for CSP are as follows: