INEGI participated in the “Water & Energy Conference”
, organized by ADENE - Agência para a Energia, to discuss the water-energy nexus, regarding buildings and industry, and the efficient use of resources
INEGI was represented by its Director of Consulting and Services, Rui Sá, who was one of the speakers of the panel dedicated to the theme "Sustainability and Efficiency in the Use of Resources in Industry"
, , areas in which INEGI has been active in recent years
The panel also featured Carlos Pimparel, Director of Energy Sustainability Services at DGEG, Fernando Alfaiate, Member of the COMPETE 2020 Steering Committee, Beatriz Varela Pinto, Climate Change and Sustainability Services Manager at EY Portugal, and was moderated by Vítor Malheiros.
According to the organization, the conference aimed to “affirm the importance of integrated energy and water efficiency approaches for decarbonising the economy and energy transition” and to promote “the exchange of ideas and experiences among representatives of the water, energy and building energy sectors”.
The event was also the occasion for the presentation of AQUA +, an instrument for water efficiency rating in residential buildings, developed by ADENE.