Director General, Basque Energy Agency (EVE), Spain

Iñigo Ansola

Since 2016, Iñigo has been General Manager of the Ente Vasco de la Energía / Basque Energy Agency (EVE), part of the Basque Government Department of Economic Development, Sustainability and the Environment. He is also Vice-President of the Basque Hydrogen Association.

Prior to this, Iñigo held the post of General Manager of URA, the Basque Water Agency of the Basque Government, and, before that, he was the Director of Environmental Infrastructure and Water in the Provincial Council of Bizkaia.

In EVE, Iñigo’s work as General Manager is to oversee the roll-out of the energy policy of the Basque Government in areas such as energy efficiency, renewable energies, studies, planning, international activity, hydrocarbons and geological-mining resources. He is also a member of the Board of Directors of Bahía de Bizkaia Electricidad, Bahía de Bizkaia Gas, CIC Energigune, BiMEP, Cluster de la Energía, SHESA, CADEM and the other EVE Group companies developing wind, photovoltaic, solar and hydroelectric power plants.