ESTELA is pleased to invite you to a joint industry and R&I national event of the project HORIZON-STE, to be held on 6 July 2022 in Madrid, Spain at CIEMAT premises at Avda. Complutense 40, Madrid. The event will present the key findings and bring together Spanish R&I representatives, industry and government officials to discuss the present and future of CSP in Spain.

For the registration, follow the link here.

The programme

09.30 Welcome (Yolanda Benito, Director–General of CIEMAT)

10.00 Roundtable n°1 – The future perspective of concentrated solar electricity and application of industrial heat

Discussion will be moderated by Yolanda Benito. Participants – Ignacio García (Deputy Director General for Innovation Coordination, MICINN), Mercedes Ballesteros (Director of Energy Department, CIEMAT), Lucía Blanco (representative of the Secretary General of the General Secretary of Prospective, Strategy and Regulations in Energy Matters, MITERD), as well as representative from IDEA

10.45 Break

11.00 Roundtable n°2 – The industrial perspective

Discussion will be moderated by Gonzalo Martín (Secretary General of PROTERMOSOLAR). Participants – Pablo Picazo (Cubico Sustainable Investments), Luis Sebastián (TSK Energy Solutions), Carlos Colón Lasso (Atlántica) and José I. Ortega Basagoiti (SENER Renewable Investments).

11.50 Roundtable n°3 – R&I and concentrated solar technology

Discussion will be moderated by Gonzalo Martín. Participants – Ana Bernardos (CENER), Cristobal Villasante (TEKNIKER), Manuel Romero (IMDEA Energía) and Eduardo Zarza (CIEMAT-PSA)

12.40 Conclusions

12.50 Closing of the event