We proudly welcome and share the letter from the new CLS member, EIT InnoEnergy! EIT InnoEnergy actively shapes the future of sustainable energy, fosters collaboration, and propels innovation in key areas vital to the energy transition. Below you can read about their Swedish-Portuguese collaborations and much more.
Greetings from EIT InnoEnergy!
We are thrilled to join the community as a leading force in driving sustainable energy innovation. EIT InnoEnergy, the leading innovation engine in sustainable energy is operating at the forefront of the energy transition, bring together the necessary technology and skills to accelerate the green deal, advance Europe's decarbonization goal, and enhance energy security. Our commitment is to bridge the gap between research and commercialization, playing a key role in shaping the future of the energy sector.
Our impactful contributions have earned us recognition as Europe's top impact investor in cleantech in 2022 and as one of the top 10 active deeptech investors in 2023 by Sifted. This recognition reflects our dedication to supporting innovations. With our trusted ecosystem of over 1200 partners and 29 shareholders, we leverage our resources to fuel the growth and amplify the transformative solutions of our portfolio companies. These companies, numbering over 180, are on track to generate €72.8 billion in revenue and save 1.1 billion tons of CO2e annually by 2030, showcasing the immense potential for positive impact in the sustainable energy sector.
Driving three strategic European initiatives—the European Battery Alliance (EBA), the European Green Hydrogen Acceleration Centre (EGHAC), and the European Solar Photovoltaic Industry Alliance (ESIA) — EIT InnoEnergy actively shapes the future of sustainable energy, fosters collaboration, and propels innovation in key areas vital to the energy transition.
Moreover, we are committed to fostering the next generation of energy professionals. Our various educational programs, including master's programs and executive courses. Through our extensive network we provide valuable opportunities for internships, job placements, and entrepreneurship support, enabling individuals to make a significant impact in the energy sector.
Our collaborations with Sweden and Portugal serve as remarkable success stories highlighting EIT InnoEnergy's impact. Through these partnerships, Swedish companies such as CorPower Ocean and Northvolt have made significant progress in Portugal, contributing to the country's renewable energy goals and reinforcing its position in the clean energy sector.
By joining the CLS community, EIT InnoEnergy aims to foster collaboration and exchange knowledge with like-minded individuals and organizations. We seek to connect with fellow members who share a passion for sustainable energy and are committed to making a positive impact. Together, we can drive the energy transition forward and create a brighter and greener future. We are excited to be part of this community, as our expertise, resources, and commitment will undoubtedly enrich our collective efforts in promoting sustainable energy solutions.
To learn more about our initiatives and explore our work, please visit our website at www.innoenergy.com.
Thank you for welcoming us, and we look forward to collaborating and making a lasting impact together.