CAPTure at the SolarPaces Conference 2017 in Santiago, Chile



The SolarPACES (Solar Power and Chemical Energy Systems) Conference was held from September 26-29, 2017 in Santiago, Chile.

The Competitive Solar Power Towers project was presented at event by the partners CENER and EDF.

CENER presented the following papers:

  • Heliostat Structural Optimization: a Study of Wind Load Effects with CFD-FEM Methods
    Aldaz, M.  Burisch, F. Zaversky, M.Sánchez, C. Villasante and D. Olasolo
  • Experimental Evaluation of Volumetric Solar Absorbers – Ceramic Foam vs. an Innovative Rotary Disc Absorber Concept
    Fritz Zaversky, Marcelino Sánchez, M. Isabel Roldán, Antonio L. Ávila-Marín, Alexander Füssel, Jörg Adler, Martin Knoch, Andreas Dreitz

EDF presented the poster “Optimization of a Decoupled Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Integrated in a Modular Multi-Tower Solar Power Plant”.

Further information on the conference is available here.

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