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SHC 2015- International Conference on Solar Heating and Cooling for Buildings and Industry

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The 4th International Conference on Solar Heating and Cooling for Buildings and Industry - SHC2015, will focus on the latest developments in solar heating and cooling and highlight local market success.


The event will bring together professionals in heating and cooling applications including: market and policy specialists, experts of the solar heating and cooling community, representatives from finance and investment, R&D experts from companies, research institutes, and universities, scientists and researchers and policy-makers who will engage in fruitful discussions to put Solar Heating and Cooling (SHC) technologies at the forefront of renewable energy.


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Important dates:

  • Abstract submission deadline: July 06, 2015
  • Notification of acceptance: August 22, 2015
  • Online registration starts: August 22, 2015


Conference themes and topics:

Contributions are invited addressing the following themes and topics:


Systems and components:

  • solar thermal collectors; 
  • thermal storage;
  • other innovative components and systems;
  • performance measurement, durability and reliability.


Market reports and framework conditions:

  • market reports;
  • regional development and SHC for MENA region;
  • standards and certification. 



  • water heating;
  • solar space heating and hybrid applications;
  • district heating; 
  • solar heat for industrial processes;
  • solar refrigeration and solar air conditioning;
  • solar architecture;
  • building integration and building renovation; 
  • urban planning and urban transformation;
  • solar resource assessment.
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