HOME   CONTACT    WHERE          ESPAÑOL

+ Industrial Innovation  + Competitiveness

AREAS

ENERGY & ENVIRONMENT

R+D on energy efficiency and environmental sustainability

Main research fields:

  • Photovoltaic energy and associated products.
  • Thermoelectricity and electroluminescence.
  • CO2 storage and recovering
  • Battery and supercondenser
  • Water treatment
  • Water cycle analysis.

Some of the subject matters of the Projects being carried out are:

  • New concepts for high-scale energy storage by optimizing Li-ion batteries.
  • New supercondensers based on double layer and pseudocapacitive electrochemical effects.
  • Reduction of gases derived from the greenhouse effect by capturing CO2 with ionic liquids.
  • Sustainable biorefinery.
  • Efficiency third-generation photovoltaic cells and solid-state bulbs for consumers.
  • Improvement of energy efficiency in cities by the management of the integrated demand in transport and transfer of good practices.
  • New advanced electrochemical treatments in sewage water applicable in the biodiesel industry, food industry with the recuperation of phosphates and automotive and coating industry with nickel recuperation.
  • Design, fabricate and show innovative and sustainable technology based on new treatment for urban solid waste and treatment of urban sewage water.


 




TECNIO Orbital40 EEN IVTIP

Copyright ©2007   Leitat - Technological Center   -   Legacy   -   Email: leitat@leitat.org
C/ de la Innovació, 2   -   08225 Terrassa (Barcelona)   -   Tel: (+34) 93 788 23 00   -   Fax: (+34) 93 789 19 06