SOLABOLIC® started as a research and development project for a new generation of parabolic trough solar collectors, based on a patented technology invented by Dr. Ahmed Adel. The Vienna University of Technology has been a project partner since 2013.

The project SOLABOLIC® was selected to receive European and Austrian government grants, through Austria Wirtschaftsservice (aws), Wirtschaftsagentur Wien, Climate-KIC and INiTS.

The company, Solabolic GmbH, was founded in 2016.