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  • NEW: 19 August 2018 (Sorède): Journée "Cuisons Solaire" - 2ème Edition - More information...
  • 28-29 September 2018 (Nantes): Atelier « Projet de développement et cuiseurs écologiques » - Deux journées qui permettent aux participants de consolider leur démarche de projet de diffusion de cuisson écologique, et d’acquérir les connaissances sur les différents cuiseurs et sur la fabrication d’un cuiseur à bois économe. Tarif : EUR 100 (+ adhésion) Réduction de 50% sur les frais de stage pour les étudiants, chômeurs et moins de 25 ans. Télécharger le programme et la fiche d’inscription.


  • NEW: 25-26 May, 2018 (Wietow): Sustainable solar cooking and farming conference - The 10th International SolarZentrum Conference for food quality, solar cooking, drying, farming, and gardening takes place at SolarZentrum MV - (English version), Nr. 11 · 23972 Lübow. Friday will include presentations on solar cooking, drying, farming, food quality, PV lighting options, and more. Saturday is scheduled for preserving foods, solar cooking tips, and at 10 a.m., a solar funnel cooker construction workshop of with Michael Bonke (EUR 10 fee for cooker materials). More information (German)...


  • NEW: 20-22 June 2018 (Madrid): XVI Congreso Ibérico y XII Congreso Iberoamericano de Energía Solar - More information...
  • NEW: 17-19 October 2018 (Palma de Mallorca): 2nd International Conference on Solar Technologies and Hybrid Mini-Grids - The deadline for call for papers is 30 May 2018. More information...


  • 8-10 June 2018 (Brösarp): Food festival demonstration - Solar chef, Sara Hjalmarsson, will be demonstrating solar cooking technology at the Skåne Food Festival held in southern Sweden. Anyone interested in assisting Sara can contact her. She feels there will be a reduced/free entrance to the event for helpers, and possibly she can assist with accomodations. Skåne festival information... Contact Sara
  • 2-4 August 2018 (Näsåker): Folkfest demonstration - The Urkult festival held in northern Sweden attracts environmentally conscious families from around the world, according to solar chef, Sara Hjalmarsson. She will be demonstrating solar cooking while she prepares various dishes, following a theme of being sustainable, vegan, and gluten-free. The goal is to get people interested and willing to buy solar/thermal. Urkult festival information...


  • NEW: 27-29 June 2018 (Lausanne): Tech4Dev 2018 - Be part of the solution at the UNESCO Chair in Technologies for Development’s 5th International Conference, Tech4Dev 2018: Voices of the Global South at the SwissTech Convention Center. It is hosted by the Cooperation and Development Center-CODEV at EPFL. Alternative technology approaches, including sustainable solar energy, will be presented. Early bird registration is open, benefit with reduced conference fees. More information...
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  • 10-13 September 2018 (Rapperswil): EuroSun 2018 - The 12th International Conference on Solar Energy for Buildings and Industry be held on the campus of the HSR University of Applied Science Rapperswil on Lake Zürich. The call for papers is open until 9 March, 2018. More information:,


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  • NEW: 5-8 August 2018 (Boulder, Colorado): SOLAR 2018: Pathways to the Renewable Energy Transformation - The American Solar Energy Society returns to Colorado this year, moving north to Boulder, a city with a progressive sustainable energy vision, to continue the conversation on maximizing renewable energy, and to forge pathways for communities in every state to follow, in achieving renewables-driven electrification, climate resilience, and clean-energy driven opportunities for all. More information...

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