SuNEC 2016 - Sun New Energy Conference, Sicily, 7-8 September 2016

SuNEC: Europe's premiere meeting in solar energy science
Dear Colleague,

The sixth edition of SuNEC will be held in Sicily on September 7th and 8th, 2016. We warmly invite you to take part into one of Europe's leading meetings in solar energy and energy efficiency that will be held in a splendid conference venue.

Solar is our common energy future. Join us for a great scientific meeting in solar energy science and technology.  And since its inception in 2011, the SuNEC conference has anticipated and the witnessed many outcomes of the world's great solar boom.

Among others, SuNEC has hosted the lectures of eminent scientists such as Philipp Rudolf von Rohr, Soon Moon Jeong, Aldo Steinfeld, Yuri Baurov, Vincenzo Balzani, Levente Csoka, Bao Lian-Su, Ralph Nuzzo, Aldo Di Carlo, Keith Barnham and Kisuk Kang.

Wiley's open access journal Energy Science & Engineering is the Conference official publishing partner, accepting manuscripts for peer-review originating from the meeting.

Looking forward to meet you in Sicily early next September,

Francesco Meneguzzo and Mario Pagliaro
Chairman and Co-Chairman, SuNEC 2016

General Info

General information: Travel info, Conference venue, Social program and more.

What to do and where to go

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Organization and Contact

An Organizing Committee comprising Sicily's Solar Pole researchers organizes SuNEC 2016. 

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Scientific Program

The scientific program will highlight exciting innovation in solar and energy efficiency science and technology.


Register now to take part into one of Europe's premiere meetings in solar energy and energy efficiency. Conference themes:
  • Photovoltaics
  • Electric vehicles
  • Solar fuels
  • Concentrated solar power
  • Solar thermal
  • Solar economy (Helionomics)
  • Energy efficiency
  • New energy technologies

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Previous SuNEC editions

> SuNEC 2015: A green economy after all the hype
> SuNEC 2014: Helionomics made real
> SuNEC 2013: There is enough sun for rll
> SuNEC 2012: Entering the solar era
> SuNEC 2011: A sunny first success