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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>€1100m capital raised in external investment by our start-ups
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>1600 climate-positive companies incubated
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>2000 jobs created through our start-up community
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>400 partners
LATEST ARTICLES News & insights from Spain
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
New equity crowdfunding programme unearths cleantech start-ups

Found by us, funded by you, a new start-up investment programme by EIT Climate-KIC and Seedrs, is...

New equity crowdfunding programme unearths cleantech start-ups
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
Second life battery prototype will be installed in the Pinada Labs by Lions2Life project

A second life battery prototype was built at the end of 2020 and now is ready to...

Second life battery prototype will be installed in the Pinada Labs by Lions2Life project
CLIMATE-KIC NEWS
EU Commission publishes sustainable finance taxonomy

The European Commission has published its EU-wide classification system for environmentally sustainable economic activities. The taxonomy will lay...

EU Commission publishes sustainable finance taxonomy
Climate-KIC Innovation Review
OPINION
Climate resilience needs community roots
Democratic Society
Climate resilience needs community roots
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