Meet our Partners – EGHAC: Accelerating Europe’s Energy Transition

At the forefront of Europe’s energy transition stands KIC INNOENERGY SE, a powerhouse dedicated to driving sustainable innovation. As a partner in the CLEANHYPRO project, KIC INNOENERGY SE brings invaluable expertise and resources to the table, set to revolutionise the green energy landscape.

Role in the Project:

KIC INNOENERGY SE acts as a business advisor and provides strategic guidance to support the commercialisation of groundbreaking innovations. Their expertise lies in identifying potential investors who are receptive to cutting-edge technologies, facilitating the journey from ideation to market implementation.

Team Members:

Sofia Lettenbichler – EU Energy and Cleantech Policy Specialist

Alvaro Ramirez Santos – Green Hydrogen Technical Project Manager

Hortense Becheux – Green Hydrogen Business Development Manager

Established in 2010 and co-funded by the EU, EIT InnoEnergy is the driving force behind Europe’s energy transition. As the leading innovation engine in sustainable energy, they bring together technology and expertise to accelerate the green deal and achieve Europe’s decarbonisation goals. In 2020, EIT InnoEnergy founded the European Green Hydrogen Acceleration Center (EGHAC), fostering collaboration among stakeholders to minimize the premium for carbon-free products.

EGHAC’s participation in CLEANHYPRO signifies a collaborative effort to advance innovation in electrolysis technologies. By leveraging InnoEnergy’s ecosystem and experience, they aim to ensure the success of the Open Innovation Test Bed. Through the Single-Entry Point, they strive to make competitive electrolysis solutions and shared innovation infrastructures accessible to a wide range of industrial players.