Socio-economic transformation dynamics
The opportunities opened up by a “Green Economy” – a growth model that is environmentally sustainable – to turn Euskadi into a society with a low consumption of energy and a wise use of resources, thus improving both living standards and business competitiveness.
High value-added solutions for the efficienreuse of residual heat (up to 50% of the energy used) lost in manufacturing processes in the Basque industry.
In line with the smart specialisation strategy:
strategic initiative promoted by Basque Industry 4.0 and EnergiBasque 2.0.
High level of participation
60 supply and 19 demand agents mobilised
Connected to Europe
Joining the EC Sustainable Process Industry through Resource and Energy Efficiey (SPIRE) public-private partnership
An alliance forged by nine SMEs in the water industry to develop innovative solutions for international marketing. Management transferred to the Basque Cluster of Environmental Industries (Aclima) in June 2015.
Proposal for waste water management in scattered population centres managed by the Consorcio de Aguas Bilbao Bizkaia.
Participation proposal for the European project Sphere, along with Aquitaine, Navarra and La Rioja.
Meetings between agents in the entrepreneur and investor support ecosystem, aimed at findingsolutions to facilitate entrepreneurs’ access to the resources they need.
2nd edition: Donostia, 2014. Supported by CAF
3rd edition: Vitoria-Gasteiz, 2015. Supported by Tubacex
Open innovation workshop and competition for youngsters aged 16 to 23, who have to face real-life challenges in connection with clean technology and circular economy.