PUCV has expertise in the areas of clean production, sustainable development, mitigation technologies and renewable energy project design and implementation. They have participated in the TRITON (Industrial Water Treatment and Recycling) Network made up by 8 Ibero American countries (Spain, Portugal, Mexico, Argentina, Uruguay, Nicaragua, Colombia and Chile), in the Agora Partnerships Network and in the CompiteMAS® Program, where it was one of the four awardees of the Pathways to Prosperity Innovation Challenge Award, promoted and funded by the USA State Department.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:ChileRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:UruguayRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
FING is the Engineering School of Universidad de la República, the main research and higher education institution in Uruguay. Being a public institution itself, FING has strong links with both private and public institutions, providing advice and applied research services in a wide field of subjects, including but not limited to: Environmental Hydraulics, Water Treatment, Water Management, Early Warning Systems, Natural Hazards Risk Analysis, Climate Change, Renewable Energies and Energy Efficiency.