Triple Bottom Line

Economic results

Innovation

ACCIONA went about challenging its own capacity for innovation with the aim of creating value in products and services.

ACCIONA believes in advanced technologies, developing initiatives in its businesses in the fields of Internet of Things (IoT), mobility, Big Data, Advanced Analytics and digitization, which allow it to be an innovation leader.

0th best spanish
company and 0th in Europe

in terms of R&D&I effort

According to the 2015 EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard carried out by the European Commission’s Economics of Industrial Research and Innovation (IRI).

HIGHEST ANNUAL INNOVATION INVESTMENT BY ACCIONA
0M€
  • 0
    2013
  • 0
    2014
  • 0
    2015
INNOVATION INVESTMENT 2010-2015
0M€
INCREASE IN INTERNATIONAL INNOVATION
+0%
Distribution of innovation investment by business line
  • Water 10%
  • Services 9%
  • Construction 30%
  • Industrial 14%
  • Energy 35%
  • Corporate 1%

Environmental results

Social results

ACCIONA commits to being a carbon-neutral company in 2016

The Company plans to invest 2,500 million dollars in renewable energy generation by 2020 - mainly in developing countries - to reach a total capacity of 10,500 MW. This will mean it will avoid the emission of over 20 million metric tons of CO2 per year, equivalent to the emissions generated by over four million cars.

Along with its commitment to renewables, ACCIONA plans to relieve the stress on water resources and scarcity of water on the planet in 2020, through the construction of drinking water purification plants for five million people and sewage water treatment plants serving eight million.

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Presence in sustainability indexes

Sustainability Master Plan 2020

SMP 2015 concluded successfully in all areas, permitting the drafting of a second plan, SMP 2020, with a positive mindset and the firm ambition of consolidating the sustainability practices supporting ACCIONA’s business model.

The new Plan is structured according to strategic and operational objectives, and is being applied throughout the organization, with specifications for the different business lines in order to bring sustainability closer to the particular nature of each.

SMP milestones 2010-2015