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POLYPHEM Review Meeting and Exploitation Workshop – December 2019

POLYPHEM Review Meeting and Exploitation Workshop were organised on 16 and 17 December 2019 in Brussels, Belgium.

The Polyphem history by KAEFER

All you ever wanted to know about the origins of Polyphem and the motivation behind the project told by our partner KAEFER (Germany).  Since the foundation of the DESERTEC Industrial Initiative (DII) in 2009, Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) has been in integral part of DESERTEC’s revolutionary energy concept of supplying North Africa and Europe with…

POLYPHEM presentation at Sustainable Places 2019

POLYPHEM coordinator Alain Ferrière (CNRS) presented the project during the Sustainable Places conference, in June 2019 in Cagliari, Italy.

Participation in the CSP Plaza Conference in China

POLYPHEM took part in the CSP Plaza Conference that was held in Suzhou, China, from July 10 to 12 2019. POLYPHEM had a booth and it was a good opportunity to promote the project in an international environment to high-level Concentrated Solar Power experts. This meeting gathered more than 800 people coming from all over…

7th edition of Sustainable Places – 2019

At the Sustainable Places 2019 conference, on 06/06 in Cagliari, the H2020 CSP projects IN-POWER, Nextower RESLAG POLYPHEM H2020 CSP Project and CYSTEM are co-hosting a workshop on: « New generation of Concentrated Solar Power Technologies »

POLYPHEM 3rd project meeting

The POLYPHEM 3rd project meeting took place in CEA premises in Grenoble beginning of April 2019. This project aims at developing a solar tower technology at small scale for decentralized power generation in remote areas and mini-grids. This was the opportunity to visit the CEA laboratories and get a visual update of the construction of…

Presentation of POLYPHEM at JNES 2018

Alain Ferrière, POLYPHEM coordinator at CNRS-PROMES, presented the project at the 5th edition of the National Days on Solar Energy (JNES), which took place from 27th to 29th June 2018 at the LyonTech Campus in Villeurbanne, France.


Are you interested in sustainable energies and environmental protection? You think solar energy is the future and you would like to learn more about CSP technology and its market opportunities? Then KAEFER invites you to join our first “POLYPHEM” training course!> When? 19 September 2019, 9:30am – 1pm (in English language)> Where? KAEFER Isoliertechnik Headquarters,…

The POLYPHEM brochure

The POLYPHEM project has just released its first brochure to be downloaded here :×15.pdf