First Full Test Center for Solar Collectors in Central America
PSE AG Delivers Testing Facility to Costa Rica
Freiburg, May 5, 2015 – PSE AG announced today that it has delivered a turnkey test center for thermal collectors and factory made systems to the state owned power company Grupo ICE in Costa Rica. The test center consists of several testing facilities to measure the performance and reliability of solar thermal collectors and systems. The main components of the test center are PSE’s new SORAS-ST6 steady-state solar simulator, a mechanical load tester, as well as a rain and thermal shock tester. The entire test center is designed to test collectors and systems indoors and outdoors according to all relevant international standards like ISO 9806 and ISO 9459-5.
PSE manages EU project "CASCADE" - now on TV
CASCADE - ICT for Energy Efficient Airports
CASCADE is a European research project funded by the EU, FP7 - Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for energy-efficient buildings.
- Energy savings + CO2 reductions
- Cooperation between ICT and buildings/construction/energy sector
- Cost savings
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