WHO WE ARE

Spanish Centre for Innovation in Climate Change

EIT Climate-KIC Spain is the representation of the European initiative EIT Climate-KIC in Spain, Europe’s largest public-private partnership addressing climate change through innovation to build a net-zero-carbon economy.

EIT Climate-KIC is supported by EIT, a body of the European Union. We are active in 39 countries globally, with 28 offices across Europe, including, Amsterdam, Bologna, Paris, London, Warsaw and Berlin. Our national centres develop local innovation ecosystems and partnerships and link these into our pan-European innovation community. Our Brussels office helps coordinate our activities with other EU initiatives.

Our response to climate emergency has been to focus our efforts on systems innovation to generate options and pathways for radical transformation.

Our Vision
A prosperous, inclusive, climate-resilient society with a circular net-zero emissions economy

Our Mission
To catalyse systemic change for climate action

Our Promise
Transformation in time, through innovation

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>€500m capital raised in external investment by our start-ups
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>1.000 climate-positive companies incubated
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2.240 jobs created through our start-up community
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300 partners
LATEST ARTICLES News & insights from Spain
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
EIT Climate-KIC’s case studies on innovative land use set the stage for transforming whole systems

EIT Climate-KIC launches ‘Innovations in land use,’ a collection of case studies demonstrating the organisation’s innovation-led, systemic...

EIT Climate-KIC’s case studies on innovative land use set the stage for transforming whole systems
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
What role can finance play in the green recovery? EIT Climate-KIC and UNEP Finance Initiative ask leading thinkers to weigh in

EIT Climate-KIC, in partnership with the UNEP Finance Initiative, is releasing Aligning finance for the net-zero economy:...

What role can finance play in the green recovery? EIT Climate-KIC and UNEP Finance Initiative ask leading thinkers to weigh in
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
The City Finance Lab calls on urban leaders to help build back better

Organised by sustainability expert South Pole, the competition for the most innovative financing solutions for city climate...

The City Finance Lab calls on urban leaders to help build back better
Climate-KIC Innovation Review
OPINION
We need mandatory due diligence on investments, says EU rapporteur
Molly Scott Cato MEP for the South West of England and Gibraltar; Green Party speaker on Brexit and on Finance
We need mandatory due diligence on investments, says EU rapporteur
In our community
Interview with policy and governance innovation experts at Madrid and Basque...
Interview with policy and governance innovation experts at Madrid and Basque Country Universities
Innovation spotlight
AI and robotics could revolutionise municipal waste sorting

Ferrovial, a leading infrastructure operators and municipal services company, and EIT Climate-KIC partner, is collaborating with start-up...

AI and robotics could revolutionise municipal waste sorting
EIT CLIMATE-KIC SPAIN CALENDAR Events in Spain
Past Event
EIT Climate-KIC Spain Startups & Media
Hotel AC Palacio del Carmen, Santiago de Compostela
EIT Climate-KIC Spain Startups & Media
Past Event
Cómo desarrollar la economía circular en tu organización: modelos de negocio
AIJU, Ibi (Alicante)
Cómo desarrollar la economía circular en tu organización: modelos de negocio
Past Event
Presentación de las nuevas Start-Ups de EIT Climate-KIC Spain
Jardín Botánico de Valencia, Spain
Presentación de las nuevas Start-Ups de EIT Climate-KIC Spain
THE POWER OF PARTNERSHIP