www.EgAtSolar.comBakk. Birgit Birnstingl-Gottinger Renewable Energy & AgriculturalConsultant; Chair Öko-ClusterIng. Leo Riebenbauer Renewable Energy EngineeringConsultant; Chair Öko-ClusterDr. Reinhard Schanda Lawyer; Associated European EnergyConsultantsHelmy Abouleish SEKEM, ECOTECDI Horst Striessnig Pink GmbH, Nahwaerme.at GmbhEnergy storage technologiesIng. Harald Kaufmann Nahwaerme.at Gmbh – Biomasscontracting & district heating networksWho we areAssociate Partners
www.EgAtSolar.comProf. Dr. Ibrahim AbouleishProf. Dr. Michael NarodoslawskyDI Michael MandlFounder of SEKEM& Heliopolis UniversityProcess Engineering,Graz University of TechnologyPlant Materials Sciences &Utilisation, Joanneum ResearchWho we areScientific Advisory Council
www.EgAtSolar.com 6What we doAreas of expertiseRealized projectsSOLAR THERMAL &PHOTOVOLTAICSRENEWABLERESOURCESBIOMASSENERGYEFFICIENCYMOBILITYVEGETABLE OILBIOGAS
www.EgAtSolar.comSekem Energy – Efforts in Egypt Dimensioning & System Design Installation Maintenance Telemonitoring & Customer Support Green Finance & MarketingFinding & implementing solar energy solutionsfor industry, tourism and agricultural businessesWe work within a network of experts in business & the scientificcommunity, so know-how can flow between different disciplines
www.EgAtSolar.comAdaptation of solar thermal systems to suitrequirements in EgyptTransfer of know-how to local educational institutionsand businessesPR-work and development of methods for the creationof more favourable framework conditionsTime Frame: 04/2011 – 03/2014Project Goals
www.EgAtSolar.comFramework Conditions- SEKEM, long-time partner in Egypt- Educational Institutions (Vocational Training Centre (VTC),Heliopolis University for sustainable development)- Evaluation of the requirements in Egypt- Identification of a target market- Market access- Current state of technology- Past market barriers- Purchasing power- System cost- Integration of partners along the entire value-added chain
www.EgAtSolar.comSolar Thermal Demonstration SystemInstallation of a 20 kW solar thermal system (40 m² collector surface) at Sekemmain farm delivering pre-heated water to a steam generator supplying industrialprocess heat to near-by businessesCollectors provided by GREENoneTEC; System design & installation by Pink &Sekem Energy in collaboration with Sekem Vocational Training Center (VTC)
www.EgAtSolar.comSolar Thermal Demonstration SystemFirst inspection of the potential location for the solar thermal energy systemGreen space and plant room available for collectors, storage tank, pumps,...
www.EgAtSolar.comSolar Thermal Demonstration SystemPreparation of the ground...
www.EgAtSolar.comTraining & InstallationBasic & further training for- teachers- apprentices- commercial partnershands-on workshopmounting of panels
www.EgAtSolar.comLocal supply of components regional added valuetour of the demonstration systemTraining & Installation
www.EgAtSolar.comKnowledge transferTraining: Solar thermal energy in theory & practice – training of trainers (tot)19We will get a „green job“!• Vocational TrainingCentre (VTC)• Heliopolis University (HU)• Business & distributionpartners
www.EgAtSolar.com1. Adaptation of SHW – System (collectors, storage tank,control unit, etc.)2. Adaptation of Heat Pipe to Egyptian conditions3. Training of VTC, HU academic staff, distributors4. Networking & website: www.egatsolar.comProject Outcomes
www.EgAtSolar.com1. Further training/qualification of commercial partners(installers, component suppliers, distribution partners,…)in the area of solar thermal energy & general awareness-raising2. Integration of solar thermal energy modules into the curriculum ofHeliopolis University and Sekem Vocational Training Center (VTC)3. Broadening of economic partnerships with Egyptian businesses(increased local production of system components)Project Outlook
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