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Solar

Solar energy solutions

Constellium’s products serve a large spectrum of renewable energy technologies with a clear focus on solar energy applications.

Aluminium in solar energy solutions

Solar farm

Solar energy is one of the most important energy sources for the future. Both light and heat from the sun can be harnessed and collected directly as heat or converted into electrical power. Our solutions are applied in the solar thermal and photovoltaic fields. We offer a portfolio of semi-products in sheet and extrusions and customized solutions, devised in conjunction with customers with technical support tailored to their specific needs.

Our contributions in this area help customers, consumers and society as a whole reduce their carbon footprint and dependence on scarce, imported and damaging fuels. We set new trends for the design and creation of future-oriented technologies and products.

Solar application aluminium reflective sheets

We are a leading manufacturer of sheet solutions for demanding solar applications, for which aluminium is fast becoming the material of choice. Offering eco-friendly, energy‑efficient and sustainable products, we are committed to helping major industry and renewable energy sectors meet their environmental challenges.

Sheet solutions for solar applications

Our reflective aluminium Solar Surface® sheets and coils have been developed for tough outdoor environments, and they can be used wherever light rays need to be concentrated and/or reflected. The Constellium Solar Surface® portfolio includes a broad range of unique materials used to reflect light in a variety of solar applications including:

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    collectors for hot water retrieval,
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    power enhancement of photovoltaic panels,
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    concentration of solar radiation in parabolic troughs,
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    solar cooker technology.

Our pre-treated aluminium substrates are optimized for solar-selective absorber coating processes.

Find out more about Constellium’s offer for solar applications

Extrusions for solar panels and converters

Solar panel

We have a longstanding reputation as an expert in high-quality extruded profiles and tubes for the solar industry. Our dedicated production plants in Europe (France, Germany, the Czech Republic and Slovakia) specialize in products intended for the renewable energy sector.

Major applications for our products include frames, sub-frames and structures for solar panels as well as high-dissipation heat sinks for converters. We supply to a comprehensive market segment, ranging from individual homes to solar farms generating energy for entire cities.

Find out more about extrusions for heat sinks

Key-fact

Constellium’s production plants in France, Germany, the Czech Republic and Slovakia specialize in products for the renewable energy sector.

Your contacts

Heat Sinks

All countries

Elmar Auer

Tel.: +49 7731 80 2420

Extrusions
 

Alusingen-Platz 1
D-78221 Singen
Germany

Large Profiles

All countries

Other countries
Klaus Stegmaier

Tel: +49 7731 80 2905

Spain & Portugal
Xavier Palau

Tel.: +34 934 949 904

Soft Alloy Extrusions

All countries

Benelux
Marc Hofmans

Tel.: +32 9 218 71 88

Austria, Germany, Northern Europe
Halmo Schierhorn

Tel.: +49 3921 915-940

France & Southern Europe
Eric Piet

Tel.: +33 3 80 62 65 20

Czech Republic
Jiri Pravda

Tel.: +420 412 508 471

Slovakia, Poland, Romania, Hungary
Peter Gregor

Tel.: +421 363 249 690

Solar sheets & coils

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Last update 22 October 2013 Back to top