More and more countries are discovering heating and cooling with the sun as an important factor for electricity saving and climate protection. Politiciens has turned towards solar thermal technologies, because of the multiple advantages that this sector is offering like increasing energy security, job creation or demand side management in electricity grids. Raising demand from new customer groups, more efficient technologies and a wide range of applications challenge the global solar thermal industry. solrico keeps track of the major industry and market trends worldwide in its regular surveys and publications.

What we offer:

  • Part of author team of Renewables 2020 Global Status Report:  solrico drafted the SHC market and industry chapter in the GSR 2020. You find the chapter in the report on the pages 124 to 130 (related endnotes on the pages 60 to 62), the table with the capacity additions in the largest 20 markets in table R18 (page 239) and the executive summary of the SHC chapter on page 22. Find the full report, the highlights, the press releases and all figures for download here:  

  • The monthly newsletter: solrico is responsible for the news section of the web portal focusing on exclusive articles about new political frame conditions, successful case studies and technology updates from all around the world. You can subscribe the newsletter free of charge:

  • World map of Suppliers of Turney Solar Process Heat Systems (SHIP): Within the project Solar Payback solrico has built up a world map of SHIP suppliers. Each company is listed with its portolio and the number of SHIP references realised until the end of 2019. The worldmap is available in English, Spanish and Portuguese:
  • The World Map of Solar Thermal Industry 2015: Between 2008 and 2015 solrico carried out the largest public survey of the international solar thermal industry on an annual basis resulting in the publication of world maps in the magazine Sun & Wind Energy that presents around 250 collector manufacturers worldwide.

Discover new opportunities on the world market with solrico!