4th PVSITES training workshops at Ecole Hotelière de Genève (EHG) in Genève, Switzerland

This event closed the PVSITES training workshops in Switzerland. On this occasion, the event was organised by CADCAMATION at the Ecole Hotelière de Genève (EHG). This emblematic location hosts one of the PVSITES demos consisting of a BIPV facade in an Educational Building. The session trained around 25 participants from the Geneva and Swiss milieu. Participants had a unique opportunity to visit and learn first-hand from the installers and module manufacturer on the installation that is currently taking place in the building. As in other sessions, the project consortium also presented the project results being the PVSITES software tool one of the most attractive results for the attendees. Click read more to download the presentations.


3rd PVSITES training workshop at Nest Building in Dübendrof

The third training workshop was organised by Flisom and hosted at the Nest Facilities in EMPA campus in Dübendorf. In this session, the discussion focused on the PV carports installed at EMPA and in Seuzach. Participants to the workshop had the opportunity to interact with the consortium and to visit the PVSITES carport demonstrator which is also hosting a fully operative EV charger. Click read more to get the presentations from the event.


New PVSITES video

PVSITES has produced a new video to be used in the training workshops taking place in November 2019  that highlights the BIPV installations carried out in the project demonstrators.


2nd PVSITES Training workshop at Cricursa

The second training workshop has been hosted by project partner Cricursa which owns the industrial demo of the project. The workshop has been organised at their factory in Granollers, Barcelona. Several stakeholders from the region had the opportunity to learn on the project results, products developed, demonstrators and more specifically on the installation developed at the factory roof. More information about this specific demo can be consulted here


PVSITES training workshop at Tecnalia facilities

This event has been the first of six workshops that will take place across Europe in November 2019. The event gathered around 40 participants from different groups of stakeholders from PV installers, manufactures, constructors to architects. The workshop was completed with a guided visit to the PVSITES demo at Tecnalia which, in brief, consist in a BIPV installation in a office building. More information of this demo can be read here



Save the date! We are happy to announce that in November 2019, the PVSITES training workshops will take place in the 6 demo sites. Check the information here


Current status of the project demo sites

The installation works in the demo sites are nearly finished, therefore it is time to showcase the results.  


PVSITES at the EU PVSEC 2019

PVSITES project has been selected for two oral presentations during the 36th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition. [...]

PVSITES Results in Brief: Solar technology brings Europe closer to nearly-zero energy buildings

A summary of PVSITES results has been included in the Results Pack published on the CORDIS website. CORDIS Results Pack purpose is to collect and categorize project results tailored to the needs of specialized audiences who can further exploit them.

Specifically, the article has been published in the results pack on Harnessing solar power: The future shines bright

The publication is available in several European languages here


Building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) as a viable option among renewables

PVSITES has been mentioned in an article published on the European Portal for Energy Efficiency, BUILD UP. The article presents PVSITES as a driver for large market deployment of BIPV technology. [...]