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Solar Thermal High-Vacuum Panels

A high-perfoming solar thermal technology for the production of hot water and steam

July 2020
Gallery Solar Thermal High-Vacuum Panels 1
Gallery Solar Thermal High-Vacuum Panels 1
01.

Identification

TVP’s pioneering solar technology generates temperatures of up to 180C to power industrial processes and district heating networks.

There is a growing demand for renewable sources of energy to replace fossil fuels for industrial processes. TVP's innovative solar thermal panel integrate patented high-vacuum technology to produce the levels of heat required for industrial processes or district heating at the same cost as natural gas and at a lower cost than liquid fossil fuels. The high-vacuum technology allows TVP's flat panels to exhibit minimal thermal losses and no degradation over time, delivering exceptional efficiency. Without the need for cleaning and only minimal maintenance, TVP’s 100% recyclable solar collectors can operate for 25 years to deliver emission free thermal energy.

Label Date July 2020
From Switzerland
Maturity stage Small scale commercialization
Looking For Market expansion; Expansion into District Heating; Partners; New ventures

Sectors - Value chain - Application

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Applications
Package & Distribute
Use & Efficiency
Valorize & Restore
Value Chain Steps
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The environmental benefits

  • Zero operational emissions during operational lifetime
  • Can reduce emissions from an average natural gas industrial boiler system by 200 Kg CO2/m2/year
03.

The Financial benefits

  • Can deliver payback in 5-10 years
  • Can reduce energy bills for heat production by as much as 40%
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Activity Region

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  • Headquarters
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Company Profile

TVP SOLAR SA

Delivering a new energy supply paradigm: solar thermal - beating liquid fuels with cheaper, carbon-free alternatives.

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Headquarters 1242 Satigny, Suisse
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Networking Partner

European Union

The EU, through its funding programmes, supports the development of innovations and technologies that help combat climate change, protect the environment and ensure a sustainable development and growth.

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Solutions Associated 153

CleantechAlps

As an expert for the innovation scene in energy and environmental technologies, CleantechAlps (Sion, Switzerland) is a hub for the cleantech ecosystem, connecting its stakeholders with relevant partners.

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Solutions Associated 63

The Enterprise Europe Network

The Enterprise Europe Network helps businesses innovate and grow on an international scale. It is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions.

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