ES 2020, the ASME 14th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, will be in Denver, USA from June 8 – 10, 2020.

The Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) track chairs for ES 2020, invite you to submit your technical paper abstracts by November 7, 2019. For those wishing to submit a presentation-only abstract, these are due by March 1, 2020. We would like to encourage participation from the broader CSP R&D community, including academia, national labs & industry.

Conference tracks that relate to CSP:

Nexus: Energy, Water and Climate

Energy Storage

Concentrating Solar Power

Solar Chemistry

Solar Desalination and Industrial Process Heat

Emerging Technologies

Conference Keynotes, Plenaries and Panels

Conference Posters

Within the CSP track, we encourage a wide range of topics, including:

Gen3 CSP

SunShot 2030 and meeting $0.05/kWh for baseload power

Thermal Energy Storage

Long Duration Storage

Hybrid Concepts including Pumped Thermal Energy Storage with CSP

High Temperature Thermochemistry and Process Heat

Solar Collectors and Optics


Power Cycles including sCO2

Distributed CSP Concepts

Autonomy, Machine Learning and AI

Materials and Manufacturing for CSP

System Integration

System Demonstration

Plant Operations and Maintenance

Visit to submit your abstract.