European research on concentrated solar thermal energy
This brochure provides an overview and a compilation of research areas in the field of concentrated solar thermal systems. The overview will inform on the current state of the art, development and implementation of concentrated solar thermal technologies in Europe and the world. The research areas defined correspond to a compilation of projects funded under the Thematic Programme “Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development” of the fifth RTD Framework Programme (1999-2002) and previous research Framework Programmes. For each research area, basic information is provided with regard to... scientific and technical scope, the participating organisations and contact points.