Energy: a strategic sector for Bizkaia
A sector committed to reinforcing its referential position and leadership in the energy transition, the diversification of energy sources, the promotion of renewable energy, Smart Grids and the development of the Basque Hydrogen Corridor.
The region possesses the features to create a hydrogen economy hub: the refinery, the port and the consumption centres. Thus, Bizkaia is firmly committed to a hydrogen ecosystem that promotes both the industrial and technological development of the productive sector and the decarbonisation of industrial processes and sectors such as transport.
Bizkaia has trailblazing, leading global companies such as Iberdrola, Petronor and their entire chain of suppliers, and the presence of important international corporations with manufacturing plants and R&D centres in Bizkaia, such as Alstom, Siemens, General Electric and ABB.
Companies from the energy sector are supported by a robust scientific-technological infrastructure that is committed to the creation of knowledge and innovation.
The Energy Intelligence Center is a Centre for the promotion of the competitiveness of companies in the sector based on competitive intelligence, technological development, the creation of knowledge and access to the most advanced markets.