Renewable Energies Chair
Created in 2010, the Renewable Energies Chair of the University of Évora (UEvora RE Chair) has soon defined as main research topic the use of Concentrating Optics in Solar Energy conversion technologies as means of widening the range of applications as well as of increasing the competitiveness of their use.At the core of INIESC, the National Research Infrastructure in Solar Energy Concentration, UEvora RE Chair develops research along the main vectors defining the role of solar energy technologies as a solution for the Energy Transition: PV or CSP power generation; thermal or electrical energy storage; solar energy for energy supply to Industry and Agriculture; solar resource and Energy system integration strategies.
Published in 15.04.2019
A new training course about central receivers systems will take place in Odeillo, southern France from July 8 – 12, 2019.  
Published in 14.09.2015
On September 10, the ST Renewable Energies Chair welcomed in Évora Professor William Beckman, Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering and Director Emeritus of the Solar Energy Laboratory at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Published in 03.07.2015
The Renewable Energies Chair, University of Évora and the Institute of Solar Research of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) have agreed to cooperate in their research in the field of concentrating solar technologies for the generation of electricity.