PERSEO is IBERDROLA’s corporate venture capital program to invest in the technologies that will help shaping the future of energy. Since its creation in 2008, more than 25 M€ have already been invested through this program in start-up companies around the globe that develop technologies and new businesses in the energy sector.
The main goals of this initiative are:
PERSEO has an initial annual budget of 6 million € in order to ensure the presence of IBERDROLA in these technologies and businesses of the future. Among the PERSEO areas of interest are:
In order to strengthen the activity under the PERSEO program, in July 2012 and agreement was signed between Iberdrola and Centro para el Desarrollo Tecnológico Industrial (CDTI) within the framework of the Spanish government’s INNVIERTE program, through which more than 25M€ will be invested over the next five years in new technologies in the energy sector.
Through PERSEO, IBERDROLA looks for projects that match the general features described above and that involve new developments in each area. Projects of this kind can be sent to the mailbox email@example.com.