Clean Energy in Food Processes

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ConSolFood 2018  / Portugal

22 -24 January 2017 at Instituto Superior de Engenharia, Universidade do Algarve

More information here

Solar Food Processing - Training in India - Hyderabad

20 -23 February 2017 at SEED in Hyderabad

Topics covered (Theory: 12 hours, Laboratory Work: 12 hours):

  • Solar Energy applications in food processing
  • Solar cabinet dryers and basic concepts of solar drying
  • Dehydration and Drying process of common fruits and Vegetables.
  • Nutritional and health significance of solar dried foods.
  • Quality Management.
  • Food Safety and regulations
  • Packaging of solar dried foods.
  • Investment, Credit plans and Economic viability of Small scale Solar drying enterprise
  • Opportunities for entrepreneurs in Solar food processing
  • Digital transactions for small and micro food processing enterprises

Who Should Attend?
Entrepreneurs, Farmers, Self-Help Groups, NGO’s, concerned Govt officials and owners/employees of food processing industries. This Training Program is designed to provide necessary inputs for setting up food processing enterprises based on solar energy.
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6th SCI World Conference 2017 - Results

Participants of the 6th SCI World Conference 2017 in India, Gujarat, Muni Seva Ashram           (Photo by SCI)

Find presentations and papers here!

Webinar on Solar Food Processing

from 17.02.2016 (90 min.)

Expert speakers show examples of how solar food processing can be a profitable business venture. The panelist speakers present case studies where individuals and companies use solar cooking techniques to earn their living and have made a successful and professional business.

ISES is pleased to have the following experts speaking in this webinar:

Rolf Behringer, moderator, Solare Zukunft
Heike Hoedt, Simply Solar
Dr. Michael Goetz, Cocina Solar Mexico
Dr. h.c. Wolfgang Scheffler, Solare Bruecke


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Consolfood Consolfood 2016 - Results

Consolfood-2016 took place from Jan 22 - 23 2016 at 'Instituto Superior de Engenharia' Universitiy Algarve Portugal.

Results can be found here:

The International Solar Food Processing Conference 2009 was held on January 14-16, 2009 in Indore, India.

The Solar Food Processing Network was introduced in April 2005 by the International Solar Energy Society (ISES) and funded by WISIONS. Since then, the Network has accumulated more than 120 registered activists, interested groups or individuals from over 40 countries.


Presentations and papers can be viewed here.