Catalá d’Energia is an institute under public law set up by the Catalan Parliament. Its
purpose is to optimize energy resource management and to adapt the existing
energy infrastructure in Catalonia to that of the new international market. Its activities include the
promotion of renewable energies within Catalonia and
- Prospective and
- Participation in
domestic and international projects.
- Dissemination of
Region of operation and fields of application
. Mainly focused
in four areas : European Union, Latin America, Maghreb,
and Central and Eastern Europe countries.
- Various heating
- Power generation
and CHP production.
- Biomass resources.
References and publications
projects in biomass : CHP plant, fed with forest waste
and residues from the wood processing industry in Sant
Pere de Torelló.
- Strategic plan
for the development of CHP in Catalonia.
- Prospective studies
on the biomass potential in Catalonia.
publication « Conservació i
Gestió de l’Energia-Eficičncia
energčtica », 16 page publication, with ten
years existence (11 editions per year).
- Collection of
« Energy Demo » : provide information on significant
projects (introduction and description, project and results) related, generally
speaking, to the use of efficient energy technologies (available in English,
Spanish and Catalan).