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Solar Energy Technology Center defines its strategic guidelines for 2020
A day of participatory work culminated in the preparation of strategic definitions for 2020, with which this center of excellence of CORFO and Fraunhofer Chile Research Foundation seeks to advance its goal of promoting sustainable development in Chile and Latin America.
Actors in the agro-industry know solar technological solutions to improve the sustainability of the sector
The conference was organized by the Fraunhofer Chile Center for Solar Energy Technologies and DMC Consultants, with the participation and support of the Minister of Agriculture, Antonio Walker, who stressed that "agriculture must be sustainable" and announced a working group to advance in public-private collaboration on this issue.
New area leaders have been appointed at the Fraunhofer Solar Energy Center Chile
As leader of the Solar Thermal Systems Group, the researcher María Teresa Cerda took over, while in the Photovoltaic Systems Group, the engineer and expert in solar resources and renewable energies, Aloïs Salmon, was appointed. Both professionals are part of the Center's research team, and have a vast and successful professional career.
Dandelion rubber would help comply with recycling law for tires
Chilean mining could benefit from a Fraunhofer Chile project to install a 100% recyclable rubber factory in the country. This can be obtained from the root of the plant. See details in Diario Financiero.