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Montreal, Quebec

Solar Simulator Tour

Take a guided tour of Concordia University's solar simulator, a unique laboratory that is revolutionizing solar energy applications

This Obscura Day, why not get a tan while you're in the basement, with this special guided tour of Concordia University's solar simulator.

Concordia’s large-scale solar simulator is designed to reproduce natural sunlight in order to test various solar systems like solar panels, photovoltaic modules, solar air collectors, solar water collectors and a range of building-integrated solar systems. It enables accurate and repeatable testing of solar systems and advanced building envelopes under standard test conditions with full simulated sun and indoor plus outdoor conditions. It’s the only university lab where you can get a tan while designing sustainable energy systems!

Take this unique opportunity to visit a laboratory that is revolutionizing solar energy applications and building standards.

Part of the proceeds from this event will go towards Concordia University.


  • Meet at Concordia University's Hall Building at 10 a.m.
  • Tour will be conducted in English.
  • All ages welcome!


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