Thursday, 21 October, 2021 - 09:00 to 13:30



CSP ERANET and H2020-SOCRATCES join forces in the CSP TECHNOLOGY DAY (21 October, 9:00-13:30 CEST), as part of the EUSEW 2021 Sustainable Energy Days, to present the achievements and further challenges of CSP, and present upcoming funding opportunities on the sector to keep feeding the development of this promising sustainable technology.

Monday, 12 April, 2021 - 20:00 to 22:00

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Solar Energy Technologies Office (SETO) supports funding opportunities on photovoltaics, concentrating solar-thermal power, systems integration, technology to market, and soft costs projects.  To learn more join the Funding Opportunity Announcement: FY 2021 Photovoltaics and Concentrating Solar-Thermal Power Funding Program, with a Funding Amount: $39.5 million–Informational webinar on April 12, 2021, 2:00 p.m. ET

Tuesday, 30 March, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:00

This seminar, that will take place online on 30 March 2021 from 10:00 to 12:00 (CET), discusses the opportunities and challenges for the newly revised Energy and Environmental State Aid framework

Monday, 22 March, 2021 - 09:00 to 12:30

Join the upcoming Final Conference of the “Market Uptake of Solar Thermal Electricity through Cooperation” MUSTEC project, financed under Horizon 2020 programme and coordinated by CIEMAT next 22 March 2021 from 9:00 to 12:00 h CET.

Friday, 12 March, 2021 - 11:00 to 13:00

In preparation of the Clean Energy Transition Partnership, ERA-Nets and national RDI programmes in the field of energy innovation share their (joint) programming experiences, good practices, successful activities and formats.

Tuesday, 23 February, 2021 - 10:00 to Friday, 26 February, 2021 - 16:30

EU Industry Days is Europe's flagship annual event on industry. The next edition will take place in the week of 23-26 February 2021. It happens in a very special moment, when our industry is embarking upon green and digital transformation, opening up new opportunities for EU businesses and citizens.

Thursday, 18 February, 2021 - 16:00 to 17:30

This webinar, organized by the International Solar Energy Society (ISES), seeks to introduce a new edition

Wednesday, 3 February, 2021 - 08:00 to 14:00

In this webinar, taking place on 3 Febreuary 2021 08-14:00 (CET), experts from the World Bank and IRENA will draw upon the findings of their brand-new report “Concentrating Solar Power: Clean Power on Demand 24/7” to analyze the role of CSP in energy systems. Comments on prospects for future development of CSP will be heard from Tunisia’s Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines and from the Madrid-based Protermosolar industry association.

Tuesday, 2 February, 2021 - 09:30 to 17:30

The Launch of Horizon Europe under the Portuguese Presidency is LIVE! The event brings together speakers from all over Europe and includes interventions by researchers, business leaders and political and governmental officials with the aim of mobilizing the whole Europe for the “Horizon Europe, 2021-27” programme and its articulation with national programmes of recovery and resilience, in preparation under the “Next Generation EU, 2021-27” programme.

Friday, 22 January, 2021 - 10:00 to 12:00

On January 22, 2021 (10:00 - 12:00) the CSP ERANET – 1st Cofund Joint Call Coordination Webinar took place.

Tuesday, 29 September, 2020 - 09:00 to Friday, 2 October, 2020 - 17:00

As one of its core activities to support technical progress and awareness building in this area, the SolarPACES conference, initiated in 1980, is the foremost symposium for the who's who in concentrating solar power and chemical energy systems, offering a forum for research, industry, politics and financing stakeholders within the framework of a scientific conference program with leading world experts.

Thursday, 28 November, 2019 - 09:00 to 16:30

The 2nd workshop within the RAISELIFE project takes place on Thursday, 28 November in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Tuesday, 19 November, 2019 - 11:00 to Wednesday, 20 November, 2019 - 16:00

2018 demonstrated a decline in CSP costs (26% reduction) and a rise in capacity factors (up to 45%).

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

CSP-ERA.NET Cofund launched its Joint Call in CSP on 7 October 2019. 8 countries and regions participate in this call: Germany and North-Rhine-Westphalia, Greece, Israel, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland and Turkey.

The total public funding budget is 13 million euros, covering topics in concentrating solar power (CSP). Innovative project proposals are sought on transnational level between different European countries strengthening the competitive position of the European solar power industry. Preproposals have to be submitted not later than 10 January 2020.

Tuesday, 1 October, 2019 - 09:00 to Friday, 4 October, 2019 - 18:00

We are happy to announce that SolarPACES 2019 will be in Daegu, South Korea from October 1-4, 2019