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SolaQua

The Kick-off Meeting of the SolaQua - affordable, reliable and accessible solar irrigation for Europe and beyond, took place on 14 and 15 October, in online format, due to the current situation of the Covid-19 pandemic in Europe.

Published in 16.10.2020
PEARL-PV

The PEARL-PV - Performance and reliability of photovoltaic systems: valuations of large-scale monitoring data (COST Action 16235) project published Newsletter No. 5, this October.

Published in 14.10.2020
POCITYF project

What to do with all the used batteries from electric vehicles? The Renewable Energies Chair - University of Évora (CER-UÉ, Portuguese acronym) and Betteries are testing the best responses, in an intervention integrated in the POCITYF - POsitive Energy CITY Transformation Framework.

Published in 22.09.2020
EU PVSEC 2020

The Renewable Energies Chair - University of Évora (CER-UÉ, Portuguese acronym) was present at the European PV Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC 2020), which took place online between 7 and 11 September, with the communication “Vanadium Redox Flow Battery Modeling and PV self-consumption strategy optimization, by Ana Catarina Foles, Luís Fialho, Manuel Collares-Pereira and Pedro Horta.

Published in 15.09.2020
Évora Molten Salt Platform

The works on the Évora Molten Salt Platform (EMSP) hydraulic circuit were completed, at the end of July, with the completion of the pipe welding process, and with the performance of hydrostatic tests.

Published in 07.08.2020
PhD in Earth and Space Sciences

The Renewable Energies Chair - University of Évora (CER-UÉ) collaborator, Afonso Cavaco, was approved with distinction and praise in the PhD exam in Earth and Space Sciences - Specialty in Atmospheric Physics, held on July 30th.

Published in 05.08.2020
Meeting at the University of Évora

The Renewable Energies Chair - University of Évora (CER-UÉ) and the Directorate-General for Energy and Geology (DGEG), met, on July 28, in Évora, under the Protocol for Cooperation and Development of Joint Actions, to discuss the "Production of Solar Green Hydrogen".

Published in 31.07.2020
RNIE with updated version

The National Infrastructure for Research on Concentrated Solar Energy (INIESC), coordinated by the Renewable Energies Chair - University of Évora (CER-UÉ), in partnership with the National Energy and Geology Laboratory, IP (LNEG), is one of 56 Portuguese infrastructures that are part of the National Roadmap for Infrastructures of Strategic Interest (RNIE).

Published in 21.07.2020
"Mais Fotovoltaico, Mais Energia" campaign

The Renewable Energies Chair - University of Évora (CER-UÉ) starts the “Mais Fotovoltaico, Mais Energia” campaign [“More Photovoltaic, More Energy” campaign] of inspection of photovoltaic systems in Portugal, on June 24.

Published in 23.06.2020

The Renewable Energies Chair - University of Évora (CER-UÉ) is the only Portuguese entity to be part of the SolAqua project consortium (Accessible, reliable and affordable solar irrigation for Europe and beyond), focused on high-power photovoltaic irrigation with support from the Horizon 2020 programme. Solar irrigation will allow the supply of energy for irrigation with zero emissions and a cost up to 70% lower than existing fossil fuel-based solutions.

Published in 03.06.2020