Water is one of the natural resources most affected by the current rate of use and deterioration of resources. A shortage will soon become a global problem on a global scale, and Spain will be particularly affected. Aware of this serious problem, ACCIONA considers protection and rehabilitation of the environment intrinsic to its projects, as the environment can directly influence the cycle of water. Therefore, the water business of ACCIONA develops solutions to the growing need to tackling the problem head on.
The different projects and contracts undertaken by the company contribute towards the treatment, purification, reuse, desalination and management of water for 70 million people around the world.
ACCIONA always operates according to sustainable development criteria, from the perspective of responsible use, conservation and recycling of water to satisfy the current needs of our society, without compromising the needs of future generations. And it is aware that in order for society to make the necessary changes, we must promote education for sustainability.
Our Sustainability Report sets out our sustainable development measures.
The Water Technology Centre of the water business of ACCIONA is based in Barcelona. It is the head office of our Directorate of Technology and R&D and is the heart of our research, development and innovation activities, areas to which the company has been firmly committed since its creation more than 30 years ago.