Next generation Materials and Solid State Devices for Ultra High Temperature Energy Storage and Conversion

     Media articles (selection):

 

  • Feb 2017 - Europe to Lead Research Project for Energy Storage in Molten Silicon Renewable World
  • Feb 2017 - Spanish researchers from UPM coordinate Europe’s first project to store energy in molten silicon at over 1,000ºC - FuturEnergy
  • Oct 2016 - How to store solar thermal energy in molten silicon - Energy News
  • Oct 2016 - Molten silicon used for thermal energy storage - The Engineer
  • Oct 2016 - Innovative molten-silicon based energy storage system - Science Daily
  • Oct 2016 - Molten silicon offers unprecedented solar energy storage - Design News
  • Oct 2016 - Spanish researchers explore molten silicon for more efficient solar energy storage - Utility Dive
  • Oct 2016 - Molten silicon offers ten fold improvement to solar energy storage - Engineering and Technology
  • Oct 2016 - Store and generate energy using molten silicon - Engineers Australia
  • Oct 2016 - Abundant silicon at the heart of cheaper renewable energy storage system - New Atlas
  • Oct 2016 - Molten Silicon Explored for Thermal Energy Storage - Engineering 360
  • Oct 2016 - Spanish Researchers Explore Molten Silicon As Storage Medium - Solar Love

Grant Agreement: 737054, Call: H2020 - FET Open, Budget: 3.270.496,25 €,  Period: 01/01/2017-31/12/2019

Partners: UPM (Spain) - coordinator, CERTH (Greece), FRI (Poland), NTNU (Norway), CNR (Italy), USTUTT (Germany), Ionvac Process Srl. (Italy)