Public Research Body attached to the Ministry of Science and Innovation through the General Secretariat for Research, focused mainly on the areas of energy and the environment, and the technological fields related to them both.
CIEMAT works closely with other national R&D&i centres, institutions, universities and companies of the sector in our country, with the aim of transferring the knowledge and technology that has been generated. This helps drive innovation and the change to a knowledge-based economic model. CIEMAT participates in EU programmes and works with intergovernmental bodies and research centres in other countries. In addition, it carries out training activities for technology transfer, provision of technical services and advice.