ASOCIACIÓN ESPAÑOLA DEL HIDRÓGENO
UNIVERSITAT ROVIRA I VIRGILI
Descripción de la compañía
The Rovira i Virgili University (URV) occupies the 3rd position in the U-Ranking 2020, which ranks the 88 Spanish universities evaluating their teaching, research, and innovation activities. The URV is the engine for the sustainable development of the economy and the social and cultural innovation of the South-Catalunya territory, with an international vocation. Thus, the URV is a member of the Aurora alliance of 9 European universities recognized as European University Network. The community of students, teachers-researchers, and administrative staff amount to almost 21,000 people. Students and professionals are trained in practically all fields of knowledge, of which 80% enter the labor market in <6 months. The URV’s commitment to the territory and sustainability is reflected through its leadership of one of the Next Generation Catalonia project entitled Hydrogen Valley of Catalonia (www.h2valleycat.urv.cat/es/), which pretends to attract European funds for the economic recovery of our region. All the agents (more than a hundred) that make up the green hydrogen value chain, as an energy vector, participate in this territorial initiative, which initially includes 30 projects that will generate knowledge, research, production, distribution, and use of the green hydrogen and will allow facing the climate emergency and energy transition process activating a new green economy that generates prosperity and an energy-neutral and sustainable society.
Principales líneas de negocio de la entidad
- Higher Education.
- Knowledge Transfer.