Zigor is behind Ecuador’s first photovoltaic power plant
The 1MW facility is the first solar plant connected to the national grid. Located in the province of Imbabura, one of the regions receiving the most solar radiation in Ecuador, it covers 3.5 hectares
Amper’s cryptography receives a NATO certification
NATO has approved the new Crypto System EP430GN from Epicom, an affiliate of the Spanish group, for use in secure networks.
CENER to advise the Puerto Rico Energy Center
CENER (Spain’s National Renewable Energy Center) will work with the Puerto Rico Energy Center (PREC) on technological projects related with renewable energy and energy efficiency.
Indra develops the first high resolution passive radar system
Indra has completed development work on a passive high resolution primary radar system, under a project sponsored by the European Defence Agency. This is the first such system in the world that can show images using inverse synthetic aperture radar (ISAR)
Ferrovial will build a desalination plant in Oman
The Spanish construction company’s division specialized in building water treatment plants, will be responsible for designing, operating and maintaining a desalination plant in Oman. The facility will produce 191,000 cubic meters of drinking water per day
A state of the art solar-powered unmanned aerial vehicle
Four Spanish technological centers in the southern region of Andalusia are working on a solar unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) project, applying new materials, microelectronics, robotics and process management analytics.
Iberdrola invests $440 million in New York State
Iberdrola’s affiliate in the United States, Iberdrola USA, invested $440 million (more than 330 million Euros) in New York State in 2012. The company also has the lowest residential electricity rates.
JMP will develop the control system for the world’s first fusion reactor
The international procurement division of the reactor project—which will produce clean energy from hydrogen—has chosen the Spanish firm to manage the reactor’s electronic system.
Spanish firms supply 100 million people around the world with drinking water
Spanish knowhow in water management has propelled the country into the world’s top ten for this market. Its companies supply water to 100 million people outside of Spain.
A Spanish 3D printer that can create all types of objects
ProtoRapid’s 3D printer was completely developed in Spain. It makes industrial and architectural prototypes among many other things.