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Challenges 29 June, 2022 Environmental sustainability Soil Decontamination Challenge – GARBILAND Project

There are multiple techniques on the market for the recovery of contaminated soil. However, the option currently used in the majority of cases, not only in the Autonomous Community of the Basque Country (ACBC), but also in many other regions and countries, is excavation and landfill disposal. This is quicker and cheaper than other options, although it is environmentally unsustainable and inefficient, and does not...Read more

News 3 February, 2022 Environmental sustainability Basque industry launches first phase of actions to achieve net zero emissions

Representatives of the refinery (Energy Cluster), cement (Aclima), iron and steel (Siderex), foundry (AFV) and paper (Basque Paper Cluster) sectors met in San Sebastian to finalise the first phase of actions of the initiative Basque Net Zero Industrial Super Cluster launched last autumn to "achieve net zero emissions targets by 2050".   The meeting was attended by the Minster for Economic Development,...Read more

News 25 January, 2022 Environmental sustainability 3 February, TurboWave WEBINAR: Public Procurement of innovation for air turbines in the wave energy sector TurboWAVE reto webinar

See the webinar The Mutriku Wave Power Plant was the first commercial installation in Europe to use wave energy to generate electricity. It is located inside the breakwater that protects Biscay Port. The power plant uses unique technology to obtain energy, the “Oscillating Water Column” (OWC), which, to date, has achieved a significant cumulated production, exceeding 2.4 GWh. The Basque Energy Board (Ente...Read more

News 4 November, 2021 Environmental sustainability
The Basque Country Joins the Global Industrial Alliance at COP26 to Achieve Net Zero Emissions by 2050
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Ukraine's Recovery
26 July, 2022 Basque Trade & Investment

Ukraine Recovery Vision: «Strong European Ukraine is a “magnet” for international investment»

🟦🟨 From resilience to transformation Ukraine aims to accelerate the modernisation of economy and favour a transformation of the country allowing smoother integration and access into the European and G7 markets Government's phased reconstruction plan with 850 projects. Of these, 580 projects with $350 billion value are planned for 2023-2025, and 270 projects with $400 billion value are scheduled for 2026-2032 FULL PLAN: EU...Read more

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