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Solvent Technology

A mobile solar thermal system for the industry and agriculture sector

September 2019

Solvent Technology

A mobile solar thermal system for the industry and agriculture sector

  • World Alliance Member
  • Featured Solution
  • Labelled Solution
Label Date September 30, 2019
From Switzerland
Maturity stage TRL 9 / CRI 2 - Commercial Trial Small Scale

The mobile thermal system give both sectors (industry and agriculture) the possibility to run their heating demanding processes with solar energy not bound to a specific location. Solvent Technology is specially designed for drying processes and heating. The double-flow collector (perforated cover, perforated absorber) is patented and guarantees high efficiency in energy conversion. Grain, wood chips, gras, herbs, tea, fruits and various biomass can be dried under high quality standards and are prepared for long term storage. In addition, humidity in industrial buildings and processes can be removed with preheated and dry air.

The Environmental Benefits

  • A functional lightweight mobile solar thermal system
  • All materials can be fed to existing recycling processes.
  • Drastic mitigation in CO2 emission

The Financial Benefits

  • A payback time of 9 years

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Activity Region

  • Headquarters
  • Activity

Company Profile


Startup with a affordable solarsystem for industrial and agricultural applications.

Type Company
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Networking Partner


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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