The SolarPACES 2017 Conference was held in Santiago in Chile on 26 and 29September. On the closing day of the conference , Royal Tech CSP Limited and Wacker Chemie AG received the SolarPACES 2017 Technology Innovation Award for creation (WACKER) and commercial deployment (Royal Tech) of the world’s first commercial application of HELIOSOL, a novel silicon-based HTF.
SolarPACES ExCo Vice Chair Prof. Zhifeng Wang (left) Head of Laboratory of Solar Thermal and Photovoltaic systems of CAS presented the Technology Innovation Award to Dr. Fridolin Stary, Senior Vice President R&D, Wacker Chemie AG, Dou Huaixin, Strategy Director of Royal Tech CSP Limited, and Erich Schaffer, Director New Businesses, Wacker Chemie AG.
Royal Tech CSP Limited is specialized in the R&D of solar thermal technologies and promotion of solar thermal applications with 100% clean solutions for both electric power and process heat and cooling.
Royal Tech manufactures vacuum receiver for linear CSP projects, provides solar process heating and cooling solutions and develops CSP Trough Power Projects. Among the 20 pilot CSP projects in China, Royal Tech joined 2 of the parabolic trough ones as developer and solar field EPC. Royal Tech will realize world 1st PT commercial power plant ( 50MW ) with HELIOSOL in Yumen，China.