Cryogenic Energy Storage for Renewable Refrigeration and Power Supply

CryoHub Workshop at CYTEF

Wednesday 11th November 2020 to Thursday 12th November 2020

CryoHub will be hosting a workshop at CYTEF, the 10th Iberoamerican Congress of Heating and Cooling Technologies hosted by UPNA Campus Iberus, Spain.  The virtual conference is being reorganised for November this year and will be focusing on:

  • cooling systems and heat pumps
  • air-conditioning
  • food processing and preservation
  • energy efficiency and renewable energies
  • teaching


Please register for the conference ( to attend the online workshop at the conference - registration fees are 100 euro.


Draft programme (date/time of workshop to be confirmed)


CryoHub - Perspectives for Cryogenic Energy Storage in Refrigerated Warehousing


Welcome and Introduction to the EU’s CryoHub project

Judith Evans London South Bank University, UK


Overview of CryoHub thermal storage technologies

Graciela Alvarez, Denis Leducq, INEA, France


Modelling and design of CryoHub demonstrator

Alan Foster, Daniele Negro, London South Bank University, UK


Energy management strategy to make CryoHub concept profitable

Gabriel Garcia, Raquel Garde Aranguren, CENER, Spain 


Europe-wide energy mapping and co-locating of large refrigerated warehouses with renewable resources as key enablers for cryogenic energy storage
Kostadin Fikiin, Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria


Questions, concluding remarks and closure–
Raquel Garde, Gabriel Garcia, CENER, Spain


This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement No 691761.

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