Decarbonization Avenue : Low & medium temperature solar thermal


No significant cost decreases for solar thermal systems

Solar heating systems have not seen the type of cost reduction that solar PV has seen. In fact, owing to the increasing cost of metals, in some regions low temperature solar thermal systems such as solar water heaters have actually seen their prices increase.

Relevant for

  • Project management professional
  • Finance professional
  • Solar power professional

Innovation sector

  • Renewable energy sciences

Other Challenges


  • Startup or entrepreneur