Abengoa Hidrógeno S.A., Spain

Abengoa Hidrógeno S.A.

Abengoa Hidrógeno, S. A. is a company headquartered in Seville (Spain), a city it has been linked with since its very establishment. The objective of Abengoa Hidrógeno, an Abengoa company, is the organization and operation of businesses and activities related with the production of electric energy utilizing different technology fuel cells, as well as the production of hydrogen from renewable sources, and its clean and efficient use.

Abengoa is a technology company that applies innovative solutions for sustainable development in the infrastructure, environment and energy sectors, while providing long-term value for its shareholders via management characterized by the fostering of entrepreneurial spirit, social responsibility, transparency and rigor. Abengoa is structured into five business units (Solar, Bioenergy, Environmental Services, Information Technologies, and Industrial Engineering and Construction), each of which specializes in a different field; it also has the Focus-Abengoa Foundation and a corporate area.

The synergy that arises between Abengoa Hidrógeno and the technologies it deals with, and other activities of the different business units, such as solar energy, the production of electric energy, or biofuels, is clearly evident.

Abengoa Hidrógeno was established in 2003, incorporating personnel from different Abengoa companies who, since 1999, had been working with hydrogen and fuel cells. Over the years, the company has established relationships and contacts with the sector’s main players, and has achieved quantifiable leadership in projects, patents, publications and R&D&I investment.

Role in the project
Abengoa is partner of WP2 (ITSE integration and operability) and WP4 (Dissemination and Networking).

Cristina Lucero
Systems Engineer