The first-ever Intersolar Mexico, which took place in early September, offered a platform to promote solar heat in more ways than one. On the third of September, a Solar Heat Workshop drew in over 40 industry professionals.
Renewable energies are the key in the fight against climate change. A startup in Mexico develops solar thermal energy for companies. Parabolic mirrors heat liquids up to 260 degrees Celsius - without generating greenhouse gases.
You are the second female president of a solar industry association in Mexico. Besides leading ANES, you are a young mother and professor at the largest public university in Mexico, the UNAM. Congratulations! What is the Mexican solar industry doing to foster gender equality?
There was a boom of solar PV systems in the last years due to the changes in the regulation for power generation and distribution in Mexico. However, solar thermal energy was barely mentioned in the corresponding laws and there were no specific support programmes implemented by the last government.…