2019 is a new milestone for ZABALA in energy, building upon a strong reputation and experience acquired in the ETP Smartgrids and ETIP SNET as well as many other EU projects, ZABALA is taking part to 3 new ones: Hydropower Europe, Smartspend and Batteries Europe.
The new European Technology and Innovation Platform on Batteries has just launched. Bringing together private and public actors and industrial and research stakeholders throughout the whole value chain of the sector, its aim is to be the driving force behind Europe’s ambitions in the field of batteries.
ZABALA is a proud partner of the upcoming annual Science|Business Framework conference and webcast on 5 February 2019. It will discuss the emerging opportunity landscape, and how this can best be harnessed across sectors and regions through breakthrough science, technologies and policy frameworks.
The "Building a Low-Carbon, Climate Resilient Future: Next-Generation Batteries" call for proposals is open for applications as of now until 25 April 2019. It makes available €114 million in seven battery-related topics.
The best European SMEs and start-ups working with data will access to free support services with the Data Market Services new initiative. 2,000 potential candidates will be evaluated and 150 will be chosen through three cohorts between 2019 and 2021.
The agreement is the EU bank´s largest operation to date in support of RDI. The EIB financing, backed by the EU’s research and innovation programme Horizon 2020, will support research projects in various domains and to retain and attract research talent.
The Kick-off Meeting held in Madrid on 17th and 18th December 2018 bought together eleven project partners from seven countries to start work on a new integrated methodology to develop a set of recommendations on the integration of refugees and migrant children in Europe.