Reported from CSPPLAZA: On July 12th, the 2019 China International CSP Conference & CSPPLAZA 6th Annual Conference was successfully closed. About 700 delegates and more than 50 exhibitors from the global CSP industry attended the conference.
The conference was fortunate to have invited Simon Benmarraze, Senior Representative of the International Renewable Energy Agency, Luis Crespo, President of Protermosolar and former President of ESTELA, Oliver Baudson, Board Member of the German DCSP, and many other domestic and international distinguished government and industry guests.
CSPPLAZA AWARDS 2019 ceremony was held on the first day of the conference, during which the winners of the three awards were released: Demonstration Project Promotion Award, CSP Technology Innovation Award and Diversified Market Application Award.
Overseas companies made significant gains in the selection and evaluation of the AWARDS. CSP Technology Innovation Award was awarded to Abengoa(develop the SpaceTube® trough collector with 8.2m large aperture and realize its commercialized application), Vast Solar(develop an innovative technology applying sodium as heat transfer fluid, which has been proven in a CSP pilot plant) and the consortium formed by DLR and CSP Services(develop a QFLY trough collector aerial inspection system and reach commercialized application).
Pic: Luis Crespo awarded the Technology Innovation Award to Abengoa
Pic: Luis Crespo awarded the Technology Innovation Award to Vast Solar
Pic: Luis Crespo awarded the Technology Innovation Award to the consortium formed by DLR and CSP Services
Pic: winners of Technology Innovation Award
The consortium formed by Runh Power Corp. Ltd.& Rackam & Solar Thermal Processes JV won the CSP Diversified Market Application Award, because of Sino-foreign cooperation to promote the development of trough solar thermal power application market.
Pic: all the winners of CSPPLAZA AWARDS 2019
On the same day, the conference issued the “Building the Global CSP Community Initiative” to delegates and practitioners in the global solar thermal industry.
Pic: Initiative Ceremony
In the three-day conference, more than 60 professional speakers from the world delivered wonderful speeches around the theme of “Buiding the Global CSP Community”.
Pic: The Conference Site
Guest speaker: Simon Benmarraze, Senior Representative of IRENA
Guest speaker: Luis Crespo, Former President of ESTELA & President of Protermosolar
Guest speaker: Anna Heimsath, Director of Concentrating Optics, Fraunhofer ISE, Germany
Guest speaker:Lars Amsbeck, CEO of HelioHeat GmbH
Guest speaker: Craig Wood, CEO of Vast Solar
Guest speaker: Markus Balz, Managing Director of SBP
Guest speaker:Taoufik Fadil Hechadi, O&M Head of Abengoa, Spain
Guest speaker: Oliver Baudson, General Manager of TSK Flagsol Engineering
Guest speaker: Bruce Anderson, CEO of 247 Solar
Guest speaker: Miguel Méndez Trigo, Head of CSP in Abengoa
Guest speaker: Thomas Thaufelder, Head Expert Consulting of CSP Services Gmbh
Guest speaker: Jacques Alexandre Fortin, Vice President of Runh&Rackam JV
Guest speaker: Siddharth Malik, CEO of Megawatt Solutions, India
Guest speaker: Javier, Vice-president & Overseas Technical Consultant of Focusing Solar Science and Technology (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
Guest speaker: Evaristo Manuel Esquinas Navas, Manager of Rioglass Solar
Guest speaker: Marcel Suri, Managing Director of Solargis
There are 5 overseas exhibors in the conference.
Exhibitor: CSP Services
SBP is the Coffee Break Sponsor of the conference
247 Solar is the Advertising Sponsor of the conference
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