IEA SHC Task 53 - 8th Experts Meeting

October 29-30, 2017 - Meeting room i-Innovation Center, Masdar Institute (Abu Dhabi), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

New Generation Solar Cooling & Heating Systems
(PV or solar thermally driven systems)


Meeting room i-Innovation Center (see location in annex 2), Masdar Institute (Abu Dhabi)
PO Box 54224, Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates, address : Airport Road Home WTC AUH - Masdar City,Khalifa City A,Opp

Sunday October 29th, 2017, 9:00pm – 18:00 pm
Monday October 30th, 2017, 9:00am – 13:00 pm

Meeting Information

    Participant List

Latest Developments & Results Session

Latest developments from SUNOYSTER (Johannes Kneer,SUNOYSTER)

New concept for Solar Cooling (Thomas Noll)

Possibilities of ClimateBooster & SolabCool  (Henk De Beijer  SOLABCOOL)

The PUSCH project : outlook (Marc Sheldon, COOLGAIA)

Sorption cold energy storage device for solar cooling applications (Salvatore Vasta CNR-ITAE)

Advancement of the activities on LCA,  LCA tool and key performance indicators (Marco Beccali, UNIPA)

Latest developments of the FRESCOO project (Marco Beccali, UNIPA)


Latest developments of the PVCOOLING project (Philippe Esparcieux, ATISYS)


SolarHybrid project  (Daniel Neyer, Uni Innsbruck)


Visit of the MASDAR Institute facilities and labs


Side Events / Workshops:

One side event have been held on Thursday 31st October : a specific Workshop presenting Solar Cooling during the SHC 2017 conference.

At this occasion, Daniel Mugnier, Operating Agent of Task 53 has presented a specific keynote presentation on the "Solar Cooling Potential in the MENA region".

Meeting Contact

Hosni Ghedira