Desert module


Hamed Hanifi from Fraunhofer CSP honored for »Best Student Oral Presentation« at IC-SEWEN19

At the International Conference on Sustainable Energy-Water-Environment (IC-SEWEN 19) in Qatar, Hamed Hanifi from the Fraunhofer Center for Silicon Photovoltaic CSP was awarded for the "Best Student Oral Presentation" in the conference’s energy track.



Fraunhofer IMWS and OCP Group strengthen cooperation

The two institutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work jointly on solutions for a sustainable fertilizer industry.


»PV Extreme« research project

In the »PV Extreme« project, the IMWS is participating in the development and optimization of materials for photovoltaics under extreme conditions.


Photovoltaic test station brings the desert into the laboratory: Klemens Ilse from Fraunhofer CSP wins award.

At the Fraunhofer Center for Silicon Photovoltaics CSP, a technique was developed in collaboration with partners, allowing the soiling behavior of solar modules in desert regions to be simulated in the laboratory.


Industry meet-up in Halle - PV Days

The thematic focus of the PV Days 2016 was use and yield possibilities of photovoltaic installations in extreme climates.


Fraunhofer CSP and IRESEN in Morocco intensify their cooperation

With a new project for assessing solar modules under the climatic conditions of Morocco, both institutes are strengthening the cooperation that has existed between them since 2012.


Fraunhofer CSP receives the Photovoltaica Recognition Award

The Fraunhofer CSP has been given an award for its services in developing renewable energy in Morocco.


Photovoltaic module check

Together with its partners, the CSP opens up new possibilities for assessing the reliability of solar modules and their components.