The energy department provides access to researchers and industry in the field of CST to its world-class facilities through dedicated programmes provided via EU-wide projects such as SFERA-III and StoRIES. The access is fully or partially funded by these projects, and are arranged via an application process. The services offered range from solar resource assessments, services on reflectors and concentrators, on Heat Transfer Fluids, on Energy Storage etc.
The Energy Department offers external access through the SFERA-III access gateway to the following facilities (name of service in bold)
The PROTEAS field facility for experiments and tests in:
The FRESNEL facility for experiments in
The ATHLab (Athalassa Heliostat Testing Facility) for testing control of tracking algorithms for heliostats (ATHLab)
You can apply for access following the link below:
Please get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org for access to our facilities for Energy Storage through the StoRIES project. More information can be found here: