The European Commission’s EPTF Energy Policy Director, Cristina Lobillo, and Ximo Puig, President of the Generalitat Valenciana, have visited PVH’s facilities in Cheste. The visit to the factory was also attended by the MEP Inmaculada Rodríguez-Piñero, José Morell Roser, mayor of Cheste, and Marcos J. Lacruz, president of the technology cluster AVAESEN. Domingo Vegas, President of Gransolar and Emilio García, COO of PVH, led the tour, which passed through the pressing facilities and the plant with robotics machinery. The tour ended at the technology innovation center where PVH tests its products and upgrades on the field.
Renewable energies as an independent and sustainable energy model
This visit indicates the interest of the European institutions in promoting the development of renewable energies as a means of achieving energy self-sufficiency on the continent. PVH is one of the world leaders in photovoltaic solar energy and the number one supplier of solar trackers in markets such as Europe, the Middle East and Australia. With an annual production of close to 8 GW and 480 employees at its factory in Cheste, the company is an important driving force in the growth of the renewable energy industry in the Valencian Community, a