About Us

The IMDEA Energy Institute was created by the regional Government of ‘Comunidad de Madrid’  with the aim of promoting energy-related R&D activities that contribute to addressing global challenges in energy sustainability.

Institute IMDEA Energy is strongly committed to the effective transfer of R&D results to the productive sector and aims to join efforts, both with other research centers and universities, in order to promote excellence in research on energy issues favoring complementarity between the different organizations.

IMDEA Energy has been awarded in 2020 with the accreditation as Unit of Excellence María de Maeztu by the National Agency of Research of the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation as one of the best Spanish research centers.

Our  Mission

Contribute to the future establishment of a sustainable and decarbonised energy system, economically competitive and securing energy supply

Training and professional development of excellent researchers

Enhancing collaborations with industrial partners and research organisations

Actively participate in national and international associations, technology platforms, think tanks and energy sector alliances