Tasks and Goals

Join forces for Concentrated Solar Power (CSP)

It is the goal of DCSP to promote power and heat generation from solar energy and to enhance the opportunities and the market positions of German companies when competing with international stakeholders. As an industry representative, the association aims to support research and development of concentrated solar power and level the field for enhanced visibility of the technology among political decision-makers and the general public.

Promote, cooperate, support – for a strong CSP industry

The tasks of DCSP

  • Promote research, development and demonstration of technologies for solar thermal electricity and heat generation
  • Identify and proactively participate in public support mechanisms to foster solar thermal electricity and heat generation
  • Raise public awareness for the topic of “solar thermal electricity and heat generation” to promote the technology’s benefits in the public
  • Cooperate with other industry associations, institutions and organisations at national, European and international levels on the topic of “solar thermal electricity and heat generation”
  • Consult in industry-related questions and help prepare official orders, regulations and bills regarding the members’ common interests
  • Support member companies when they are participating in relevant industry-related events at home and abroad