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Abel Ortego

Project Manager, CIRCE (Public)

Speaks Spanish


Energy efficiency in buildings by means of energy certification

As of June 1st, 2013, it has become mandatory in Spain to do an energy certificate for buildings which will be at the disposal of buyers of buildings and also for landlords that want to rent a flat for a time longer than four months.This certificate...

Power expo fair

From 24th to 26th september the fair Wind Power Expo will be celebrated in Zaragoza. During these days the following stand areas will be available for visitors:1.- Exhibition Sectors2.- Wind Turbines3.- Components and accesories4.- Design,...

Solar hybrid modules

Endef has been the winner of the first spanish empower prize. The product they has been developed is an innovation solution in energy sector mainly for building applications due to their solution that allow to produce both electricity and themal...

What are the best technologies to implement Renewable Energy Sources with ESCOs?

Energy Services Companies (ESCOs) have a great potential to implement energy efficiency measures. They also contribute to the development of Renewable Energy Sources (RES), in particular of solar thermal or biomass. Currently in Spain, the biomass...

2020 target and wind power results

Recently in Spain the government has approved the 2020 Renewable Energy Plan, which sets the way for Spain to exceed the EU target that 20% of energy from renewable sources by 2020. The Plan establishes that Renewable electricity will cover the 61...

Zero emission buildings

Some days ago I was visiting a zero-emissions building in Spain, this building uses some renewables systems to generate both thermal and electric energy like geothermal, solar pv in facades and roofs and three small wind turbines. Moreover the...