focusing on solar thermal technology

Welcome to solrico

solrico is an agency for solar market research and international communication – focusing on the solar heating and cooling sector. Our vision is that solar heating and cooling will become a mature, recognized technology all around the world playing an important role in climate protection and emission reduction. We are convinced that the provision of accurate, timely and independent market and technology analysis is an important contribution to realize such targets.

You are looking for

  • Up-to-date solar thermal news and first-hand market data for sector professionals
    Worldwide overview of the collector manufacturing industry from low to high temperature applications
  • Tailor-made analysis of current technological or market trends
    Sales analyses: attractive market segments compared between different countries
  • A chair for a conference or conference session focusing on solar heating and cooling markets or technologies
  • A distribution partner for a public proposal on the national or international level

Come and talk to us!

Numerous well-known international organisations, manufacturers and associations have already benefited from the expertise of solrico – see references.

Solar Payback supports Industrial Solar Heat

solrico is among the 12 partners that have teamed up for the international Solar Payback project, which aims to increase the use of Industrial Solar Heat in South Africa, India, Mexico and Brazil. Key outcomes of the 4.5-year project (October 2016 to June 2021) are the SHIP Supplier World Map and the brochure Solar Heat for Industry. Read more



Fifth SHIP supplier survey concluded

Around the world, new industrial solar heat capacity reached record-breaking levels in 2019, coming to 251 MW in total. The top five countries in terms of capacity additions were Oman, China, Mexico, India and Germany. These are some of the findings from the fifth solrico survey among the about 80 companies listed on the SHIP Supplier World Map. Read more

SHC market and industry trends globally

solrico was again responsible for writing the SHC market and industry chapter in the Renewables 2020 Global Status Report of REN21 lauchned in June 2020. Within only one week, the GSR 2020 has received an enormous amount of media coverage, prompting 240+ articles and garnering 1,000+ mentions on social media, according to REN21’s Secretariat. Find further infromation here.