Iván Acosta

Job Title
MG Sustainable Engineering

Specialist in energy efficiency and solar energy systems (photovoltaic, thermal and hybrid). He has worked in the design, development and execution of different energy generation projects in different parts of the world. He obtained a degree in mechatronics engineering at the University of the Armed Forces in Ecuador and a master's degree in science with a specialization in Energy Engineering at the Tecnológico de Monterrey. He obtained his PhD at the same institution where he was part of research projects in conjunction with MIT, University of California, Imperial College London, Google, and others. He currently serves as Senior Project Manager at MG Sustainable Engineering in Sweden and is a research associate of the Energy and Climate Change Group at Tecnológico de Monterrey. He has been a member of winning teams of different technological development projects in Ecuador, Mexico, USA, Europe, and the UK. He is a founding partner of the Solar Energy Research Network of Ecuador and General Director of the same.

September 05, 2023Photovoltaic-thermal Solar Collector Systems

September 05, 2023Panel Discussion


Further Content

Press Release

Four Major Events Accelerate the Energy Transition in Mexico

September 14, 2023

The four major energy events in Mexico, THE GREEN EXPO, Intersolar Mexico, Aquatech Mexico and Mexico WindPower, were a resounding success and exceeded all expectations.

Press Release

Intersolar Mexico Almost Tripled in Size, Becoming the Leading Event for the Solar Industry in Mexico

September 12, 2023

The 4th edition of Intersolar Mexico was held in parallel with the 30th edition of THE GREEN EXPO®, the International Environmental Congress of CONIECO, the 7th edition of Aquatech Mexico, and the 11th edition of MEXICO WINDPOWER®

Wes Stein, Chief Research Scientist for Solar Technologies at CSIRO

CSP – How Concentrated Solar Power Works

The smarter E Podcast Episode 150 | Language: English

September 14, 2023

With CSP we can achieve high temperatures of 150 - 1500 Celsius to drive power cycles or industrial processes such as cement production or green hydrogen. But how far along is CSP technology? Wes Stein will give us the answer to this and other questions.

Dr. Hamed Beheshti and Ahmad Sandid

How Solar PV Is Helping to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals in Africa

The smarter E Podcast Episode 149 | Language: English

September 7, 2023

Africa has a huge untapped solar potential. The integrated solar water desalination project at Lodwar Hospital in Kenya is a flagship project that contributes to several Sustainable Development Goals.


Study "PV Battery Power Plants in Europe – Status, Trends and Potentials"

The study provides an insight into the status of PV battery power plants in Europe.

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