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CAPTure will be presented at the SolarPaces Conference in Santiago, Chile

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The SolarPACES (Solar Power and Chemical Energy Systems) Conference will be held from September 26-29, 2017 in Santiago, Chile. The Competitive Solar Power Towers project will be presented at event by the partners CENER and EDF. CENER will deliver the oral presentations: Heliostat Structur...

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First issue of the H2020 Projects Bulletin on Concentrated Solar Power is published

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The first issue of the "H2020 Projects Bulletin on Concentrated Solar Power" has been published. The joint Newsletter has been launched by a joint initiative of the consortia of the EU projects CAPTure, MinWaterCSP, MOSAIC and WASCOP. The issue includes updates from the involved European proje...

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CAPTure presented at the technology platform “Solar Concentra”

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On 27th April, the project coordinator CENER presented CAPTure at "Grupo de Trabajo de Tecnologías de Concentración” from the technology platform Solar Concentra. The presentation covered the main activities and scope of the Competitive Solar Power Towers (CAPTure) project and it's available ...

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CAPTure presented at the 12th International Modelica Conference

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CAPTure partner IK4 TEKNIKER delivered an oral presentation at the 12th International Modelica Conference. The event was held in Prague, Czech Republic, on May 15–17, 2017, organized by The Czech Society for Cybernetics and Informatics (CSKI) and Politecnico di Milano, in cooperation with t...

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Press release – Innovative concentrated solar power plant configuration under test in southern Spain

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A consortium of solar thermal electricity experts, coordinated by CENER, has started to test the key components of an innovative concentrated solar power plant configuration that promises to considerably increase the efficiency and reduce the levelised cost of electricity of CSP technologies. The...

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CAPTure at the H2020 Coordinators’ Workshop on Concentrated Solar Power

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  The European Commission brought together the consortia of H2020 projects dealing with concentrated solar power in a workshop held on the 24th November at the INEA premises in Brussels. The event gathered 10 H2020 CSP consortia with the goal of exchanging experiences and information,...

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CAPTure partner Fraunhofer IKTS presented at the 4th Cellular Materials (CellMAT) Conference

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CAPTure partner Fraunhofer IKTS delivered a presentation at the 4th Cellular Materials (CellMAT) Conference, held on 7-9 December 2016 in Dresden, Germany. The presentation  covered the "Property adjustment of open-celled ceramic foams for high temperature applications assisted by nu...

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CAPTure presents at SolarPaces 2016

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The CAPTure consortium attended the 2016 edition of the SolarPaces Conference on 11-14 October in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The event had over 470 participants from 37 countries around the globe. CAPTure partner EDF delivered an oral presentation covering the  “Evolution of Solar Plants Valor...

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CAPTure at the Intersolar Europe 2016 exhibition

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Packed halls and high spirits among exhibitors and visitors: Intersolar and ees Europe draw to on 24th June 2016 after great success. CAPTure partner EUREC was among the 1.077 exhibitors and gladly presented the project to passing visitors. At the end of the event, which took place in Munich, G...

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CAPTure’s 2nd General Assembly

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The 2nd General Assembly of the Competitive Solar Power Towers Project (CAPTure) was successfully held on 15-16 June 2016 at the premises of Fraunhofer IKTS in Dresden, Germany. All project partners gathered together to discuss the status of the project and next steps. For further inform...

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IK4-TEKNIKER hosts the workshop “Selective solar coatings: Development, characterisation and ageing”

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The CAPTure partner IK4-TEKNIKER technology centre organised at its facilities on February 11 , within the framework of the European NESCO project. The aim of the NECSO project is to use nanotechnology to design coatings for pipes used by solar plant manufacturers to guarantee lifecycles ran...

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CAPTure kick-off meeting takes place in Pamplona

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The CAPTure project kick-off meeting took place on 23-24 June 2015 at the premises of the Spanish National Renewable Energy Centre (CENER) in Pamplona. All project partners attended to event in order to coordinate the beginning of the activities under the scope of the project. The main goal ...

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