Cleantech Basque

  • In this Catalogue we are pleased to present the CLEANTECH SOLUTIONS available in the Basque Country; they belong toACLIMA (The Cluster Association of Environmental Industries of the Basque Country) and the Energy Cluster (The Cluster Association of Energy Industries of the Basque Country).

    As far as we are concerned, they are CLEANTECH solutions (also known as Clean Technologies) because they make available products and/or services that create value by using limited or zero non-renewable resources, and by generating significantly less waste than what is offered commercially by conventional technologies.

    They are BASQUE solutions because they include products and/or services offered by companies located in the Basque Country and who are members of ACLIMA and the ENERGY CLUSTER.Both Clusters have a Triple Helix configuration bringing together companies, institutions, academia/research with the aim of promoting competitiveness that is underpinned by sustainability.This competitiveness is achieved through processes that maximize innovation, efficiency and the internationalisation of companies.

    This catalogue has been designed as a practical, living tool to showcase the Cleantech capabilities existing in the Basque Autonomous Community (region), and can be approached through three different strands:

    Value chains (Our Cleantechs)
    Companies
    Proyects

    We do hope that it will be useful, and we urge more Basque companies to join our catalogue.

    Here you can download the full Cleantech Catalogue.

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Cleantech projects

Lithium-ion batteries for electric cars

Mobile applications High performance and light, they provide high power density, minimum discharge, high cyclability and no memory effect. The first prototypes are already available and the manufacture of electrodes and cells has begun.

Gemasolar, the first commercial plant in operation with central tower technology and a molten salt receiver

Thermal solar energy The Gemasolar plant is located in the province of Seville and is the first commercial plant in the world with tower technology and a field of heliostats which incorporates a thermal storage system using molten salts as a

Electric equipment

Photovoltaic solar panels Ingeteam supplied 453 Ingecon® Sun 100 inverters for the 45 MW Nobesol photovoltaic solar energy plant in Olmedilla (Spain). In the world over 900 MW of solar generation is equiped with these inverters.