SFERA-III 4th Training for Industries

From 7 to 11 November 2022, ENEA organised the 4th SFERA-III Training for Industries course at ENEA – Research Center Casaccia premises in Rome, Italy. The objective was to offer a course or engineers, researchers and representatives from European CSP industry and companies with theoretical and practical topics of Use of molten salt CSP systems using linear solar collectors.

It welcomed 15 professionals from Germany, France, Italy, and Spain.

The course covered the following topics:

  • Molten salts as heat transfer fluids and heat storage media
  • CSP plants with molten salts as heat transfer fluid & heat storage medium
  • Molten salt processes
  • Technologies for CSP molten salt plants
  • Practical test cases

The training consisted of both theoretical and practical modules, and included facilities’ visits and practical test cases.

The slides shown during the training can be downloaded here.


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 823802