A CONCERTO project
About the project in the different countries:

PIME'S Partners

The PIME'S project includes 14 partners in four different countries. There are three different communities participating in the project. Situated in Spain, Hungary and Norway. The Spanish partner is Vitoria-Gasteiz in Basque County. In Hungary the project will take part in Szentendre, In Norway the building area is situated in Sandnes.

SOLITES - Steinbeis Innovation gGmbH

Contributing in:

Solites is responsible for R&D work related to the integration of large-scale solar thermal systems and seasonal thermal energy storage in the PIME’S Concerto project.

Solites is a Research Institute for Solar and Sustainable Thermal Energy Systems within the Steinbeis Foundation. The Steinbeis Foundation was created by the State of Baden-Württemberg in 1971. Today it merges different business areas as a holding company. At present, the Steinbeis network comprises more than 800 Steinbeis Enterprises with more than 4700 employees and partners in more than 50 countries. Steinbeis Enterprises are professionally specialised and cover all technology and management areas. The turnover of the Steinbeis network was 124 Mio Euro in 2010.

Solites is active in all areas of thermal energy systems that are sustainable in terms of a considerable reduction of CO2-emissions. Main focus of the work of Solites comprises research, project development, development of technical concepts, system simulation, accompaniment of design, tendering and construction, commissioning, optimisation of operation, monitoring and evaluation as well as advice for political implementations.

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SOLITES - Steinbeis Innovation gGmbH
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Thomas Schmidt
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+49 711/6732000-0