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ENE 22 2020

CIC energiGUNE closed the 2019 financial year in the Top 3 of the most important European energy storage centers

CIC energiGUNE closed the 2019 financial year in the Top 3 of the most important European energy storage centers

  The consolidation of the Basque research centre's position as the main European reference in solid state batteries has been achieved through the work of its team of professionals, led by renowned researchers such as Michel Armand, and its state-of-the-art facilities, which include the most advanced prototyping laboratories in Southern Europe. The European Commission has recognized the position of CIC energiGUNE, as it has been the research...

ENE 16 2020

Miguel Ángel Muñoz, CIC energiGUNE researcher, joins the Board of Governors of the RSEF Specialist Energy Group

  Leader of the Advanced Interface Analysis group and of the Surface Analysis platform at the Basque research centre, Miguel Ángel Muñoz has been invited by the Spanish Royal Society of Physics (RSEF), the leading scientific institution in Spain in this field, to be a board member of its Energy Group as from the beginning of this year.  (Vitoria-Gasteiz, 16 January 2020) Miguel Ángel Muñoz, CIC energiGUNE...

ENE 09 2020

CIC energiGUNE is leading the HIGREEW project to design organic flow batteries that facilitate the use of renewable energy and help mitigate the impact of climate change

The aim of the European HIGREEW project, led by the Basque research centre, is to develop redox organic flow batteries that are environmentally sustainable, have a high energy and power density, are more efficient, have a longer service life and are capable of reducing current costs. CIC energiGUNE, the Basque research centre of reference in electrochemical and thermal energy storage, is leading the...

DIC 13 2019

The Mayor of Vitoria-Gasteiz receives CIC energiGUNE scientist Michel Armand, ranked as the top researcher in Spain in the field of energy

  A collaborator of the Miñano innovation centre since its inception, the scientist shares patents and research with two winners of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry - John Goodenough and Stanley Whittingham - and is considered by the international scientific community to be the "next great father of the batteries of the future". Michel Armand, CIC energiGUNE scientist ranked, according to the list of the...

DIC 11 2019

Begoña Ortiz de Latierro, Head of Organisation and Communication at CIC energiGUNE, recognised by the Álava Technology Park for her professional career

  The directors of the Álava Technology Park, where she has worked for practically her entire professional career, have wanted to acknowledge the contribution and involvement of Ortiz de Latierro in taking forward numerous initiatives of this institution. Begoña Ortiz de Latierro, Head of Organisation and Communication at CIC energiGUNE, has received recognition from the Álava Technology Park for her professional career and her involvement in...

DIC 04 2019

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...

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