November 26th, 2019, GRIDSOL Event, Madrid, Spain

Santacruz Banacloche and Ana Gamarra from CIEMAT attended the GRIDSOL event in Madrid on the 26th November 2019. This European project led by COBRA aims to provide secure, clean and efficient electricity by combining primary renewable energy sources and technology under an advanced control system called Dynamic Output Manager of Energy (DOME) supplying secure electricity and contribution to grid stability through Smart Renewable Hubs. The presentation consisted of the main results of the project. Concerning CSP, main conclusions point out that a large uptake of CSP in Europe is possible only with bigger cost reductions than the expected by the industry and the academia.