Factor is an international group specialized in providing global, innovative and sustainable solutions. Our history and experience are based on constant innovation, combining academic knowledge, technology and practical experience.
GAIKER-IK4 is a private and non profit organisation devoted to research and offering innovative technological solutions for corporations. Since our inception in 1985, we contribute to the technological development and competitiveness of businesses through learning and specialisation and ultimately transferring technologies related to our Areas of Knowledge - Biotechnology, Environment, Recycling and Plastics & Composites - to the members of our Foundation and our clients.
Ekinn, ekoinnovating, is a company that was created out of the wish of bringing ecoinnovating solutions for cities and architecture.
It has four core business branches: the city, the building, ecotechnological products and optimization of energy eficient systems.
In the field of Cities and Architecture we ofer Urban Developments and PLUS Buildings: it is about the interventions that aim a positive balance (PLUS) in four fundamental aspects: energy, water, waste and health. In this contest we search for interventions that do not consume energy but generate it, do not consume water but purify it, do not produce waste but reuse it and do not harm health but help improve it.
For that we combine a high level of sustainability with a high degree of industrialization or prefabrication.
Amurrio is a town and municipality located in the northwest part of the province of Araba, in the Basque Country, northern Spain. It has over 10,000 inhabitants. Concerning Good Local Adapt it is one of the towns that is looking for active solutions to tackle the effects of climate change successfully.
Balmaseda is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the Basque Country, serving an important role in the province thanks to its proximity to the capital of Bilbao and the Spanish region of Cantabria. Its natural surrounding is imposible to part from the actual town, surrounded by mountains and with the river dividing the town in length. Concerning Good Local Adapt it is one of the towns that is looking for active solutions to tackle the effects of climate change successfully.
Legazpi is a village in the province of Gipuzkoa, in the Basque Country, northern Spain. It has around 9,000 inhabitants and is located on the top of the valley called Urola, surrounded by mountains. Its predominant economic activity is industrial, although, it has always been thightly related with the natural surroundings, that were powering the industry. Concerning Good Local Adapt it is one of the towns that is looking for active solutions to tackle the effects of climate change successfully.
Createlli is a company that leads participation processes with the aim of growing closer to a more sustainable future, to smart cities and collective creation. We believe participation has to involve all stakeholder groups, starting with building trust and understanding. It has to be transparent, flexible and well-organized for effective co-created solutions.