Last News

DIC 04 2019

Nuria Gisbert, Director General of CIC energiGUNE, awarded the AMPEA “Women in Science” Prize

Nuria Gisbert, Director General of CIC energiGUNE, awarded the AMPEA “Women in Science” Prize

  AMPEA (Álava Association of Professional and Business Women) has valued Gisbert's professional career as the leader of a scientific institution noted for its gender parity at staff and Management Committee level. At the award ceremony, Gisbert acknowledged the commitment of the entire CIC energiGUNE team, which in a very short period of time has made this centre a world reference in the field of...

DIC 02 2019

CIC energiGUNE commences research within the European project for developing new cobalt-free high-capacity batteries

  CoFBAT, the Horizon 2020 project of the European Commission to develop new cobalt-free batteries, kicks off, with the participation of the Basque research centre and 19 other organisations from 9 countries. New generation cobalt-free batteries will reduce costs and bring about a longer lifetime, improved safety and greater sustainability.   CIC energiGUNE, a benchmark research centre in Europe in the field of electrochemical and thermal energy...

NOV 27 2019

Siete investigadores de centros vascos, entre los científicos más influyentes a nivel mundial

Luis Liz Marzán (CIC biomaGUNE), Wolfgang Parak (CIC biomaGUNE), Unai Pascual (BC3), Javier Aizpurua (Centro de Física de Materiales), Michel Armand (CIC energiGUNE), Francisco Guinea (DIPC) y Francisco J. García Vidal (DIPC), incluidos en la edición 2019 de la lista Highly Cited Researchers realizada por Clarivate Analytics. La lista recoge a científicos que han demostrado una influencia significativa a través de la publicación de artículos, altamente citados...

NOV 28 2019

CIC energiGUNE, recognised as a reference centre in solid-state Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) techniques

  This certification is a unique recognition from the scientific instrumentation manufacturer Bruker Española CIC energiGUNE will organise and give training courses on the technique of NMR of solids in Bruker equipment   CIC energiGUNE, Basque research centre of reference in electrochemical and thermal energy storage, has obtained recognition as a "Reference Centre in NMR of solids in Spain" from the Spanish subsidiary of...

OCT 15 2019

Michel Armand, CIC energiGUNE scientist linked to the research awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019, recognised as the top researcher in Spain in the field of energy

The work of the scientist from CIC energiGUNE, who shares publications and patents with two of the Nobel Prize winners, is considered by the international community as key in the development of lithium batteries.  The ranking of the prestigious Californian university, which analyses the work of over 7 million scientists worldwide who have published at least 5 research articles in the...

OCT 10 2019

The CIC energiGUNE Monbasa project to develop more efficient and reliable batteries for space, highlighted as a "success story" by the EU

This month, the European Commission information platform has singled out the project, led by the Basque research centre and in which another member of BRTA, Tecnalia, is also involved, on account of the "enormous potential for Europe" that smaller but more powerful batteries can provide, especially in space applications.  The Monbasa project, led by CIC energiGUNE in collaboration with project partners...

OCT 02 2019

Europa aprueba la financiación de 4 proyectos presentados por CIC energiGUNE al programa H2020 sobre baterías de nueva generación, con un presupuesto global de 3,2 millones de euros

CIC energiGUNE liderará dos de los proyectos aprobados, vinculados al desarrollo de baterías más seguras para vehículo eléctrico y al almacenamiento a gran escala. Además de los 4 proyectos aprobados, otras 3 propuestas superaron el corte en la convocatoria, sobre un total de 11 proyectos presentados. La duración de los proyectos oscila entre los 3 y los 4 años, y en ellos...

SEP 24 2019

Shmuel De-Leon, a leading international expert in batteries, will offer in Vitoria an advanced training seminar for professionals, jointly organised by CIC energiGUNE and Bcare

  The initiative is designed to meet one of the key demands of the sector, namely the training of professionals in the field of energy storage for the development of a first-class European industry. The training program to be given by Shmuel De-Leon covers all knowledge levels about batteries, and will include a specific section on electric vehicles. Shmuel De-Leon, a leading international...

SEP 13 2019

Experts attending the Batteries Summit 2019 organised by CIC energiGUNE in the Álava Technology Park warn of the need for “Europe to invent the batteries of the future”

Around 150 professionals from all over Europe attended the summit, with representatives of the three main initiatives being developed in Europe to advance technological development and promote the development of an industry in its own right. Batteries Summit 2019, the European summit meeting on batteries organised by CIC energiGUNE and held this morning in the Álava Technology Park, has highlighted...

OCT 30 2019

New edition of FullProf Training on 29th 30th October

October 29 - 30, CIC energiGUNE will celebrate the 5th Edition of  the basic training on Structural analysis from powder diffraction data using the FullProf Suite of programs   The training, given in English, is intended for students and researchers who don’t use yet the FullProf Suite ( for the treatment of their powder diffraction data (although attendants are expected to have...

We use our own and third-party cookies to analyse user browsing.

Continuing browsing will imply acceptance of their use. The settings can be changed and further information can be found here.