Blog of news and innovation projects
The secrets of the world's largest wind turbine
China wants to harness the strong winds that blow off its coast to generate clean, renewable energy. The construction of colossal offshore wind turbines is how it aspires to achieve this.
How to transform organic waste into valuable products
The Thermochemical Processes Unit (UPTQ in Spanish) at IMDEA Energía works to develop thermochemical routes that valorize organic solid waste. More specifically, they use the process known as pyrolysis, which is commonly used to make charcoal.
The Japanese city that aims to generate electricity from snow
For years, the sun, wind and water have been used to generate electricity. Now researchers in Japan are experimenting with a new renewable energy source: snow. The plan is to exploit temperature differences to help ease energy supply problems.
From abandoned park to green oasis: how we transformed Princesa Leonor Park
Valdebebas is an urban development project located in Madrid, Spain. During the development of the urbanization works, the park was used as a storage area for material by the construction companies involved in the project.
We develop aggregates from concrete rubble able to capture CO2
At Sacyr Chile we are developing a new technology to improve recycled aggregates from concrete rubble from construction waste.