The 2020 edition of the CEN and CENELEC Standards+Innovation Awards was held on 10 September 2020 to celebrate and acknowledge the important contribution of research and innovation to standardization.
NEXTOWER Project resulted the winner for the category ‘Project’. This award win was joyfully greeted by all of NEXTOWER Partners as this is a prestigious competition. CEN-CENELEC President, Vincent Laflèche said:
“This project has been selected as the winner for its extensive contribution to standardisation activities both at European and International level, and because of its impact in making commercially viable the new innovative technology of concentrated solar power. I am also glad to reward a Project that is contributing to the important goal of environmental sustainability by striving to improve the efficiency of renewable energy sources."
Full presentation of the CEN-CENELEC event is available here.
NEXTOWER Consortium also showed fulfilment after the news and Project Coordinator Antonio Rinaldi (ENEA) spent few words to describe project’s goals and his satisfaction for the victory in the interview that followed the event. You can watch it on our socials at this link.
Where: CEN-CENELEC webinar