Hinicio is a strategy consulting firm focused on sustainable energy, covering renewable energy technologies, fuel cells and hydrogen, smart energy storage, energy efficiency and clean transport technologies. Hinicio is built with a multinational team of engineers, economists, environmentalists and policy experts in sustainable energy, active in Europe and Latin America. The company is headquartered in Brussels.


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Grexel is the leading European energy certification service provider. Customers are authorities and other organizations who facilitate energy certification and energy certificate markets. Grexel provides services to help their customers to create rules and processes and equip them with a central registry system, the heart of every environmental commodity market. Issuing bodies in 10 countries rely on Grexel’s technology 365x24. The transaction volume in registries provided by us is over one billion MWhs a year with over 30 % of RES-e production of Europe is issued in registries provided .



Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik GmbH (LBST) is an expert consultant for sustainable energy and mobility. Focus areas include renewables, energy storage, hydrogen and fuel cells, infrastructure modelling, fuels and drives, and sustainability analysis.
With its expertise bridging technologies, markets, and policy LBST supports international clients from industry, finance, politics, and non-governmental organisations in strategy, feasibility, and market assessments. Its cutting edge competence is based on over three decades of continuous experience, and on the interdisciplinary team of leading experts.



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TNO is an independent research organisation that employs some 3,000 specialists. TNO believes in the joint creation of economic and social value.  The ambition of the ECN part of TNO is to accelerate the energy transition together with knowledge institutions, companies and the government so that in 2050 the Netherlands will have an energy regime free of CO2 emissions.


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TÜV SÜD is one of the world’s leading technical service providers of testing, inspection, certification and training solutions with the strategic business segments industry, mobility and certification. The experts of TÜV SÜD Industrie Service boast longstanding experience in safety of fuel cell engineering and hydrogen technology (e.g. filling stations). The group Carbon Management Service (CMS) has more than ten years of experience in the area of greenhouse gases, renewable energy and certification.