Expansion Award for the Transformation towards a Sustainable Economy (2022)
Our team effort and our company's commitment to innovation and more sustainable development have led to recognition both inside and outside of Spain. This recognition is reflected in our numerous awards.
Expansion Award for the Transformation towards a Sustainable Economy (2022)
AlgaEnergy has been awarded the Expansion Award for the Transformation towards a Sustainable Economy in the category of 'Sustainable Entrepreneur' for being the "best business initiative oriented to the SDGs". These awards are convened by Expansión, a leading economic information newspaper, sponsored by Bankinter and KPMG and coordinated by IE University.
CEPYME International Development Award (2022)
The Spanish Confederation of Small and Medium Enterprises (CEPYME) has granted AlgaEnergy the 2021 CEPYME Award in the category of International Development. The President of AlgaEnergy, Augusto Rodriguez-Villa, received the prize from the Second Vice President of the Government and Minister of Labor and Social Economy, Yolanda Díaz.
Best Biostimulant Products Award (Bio AgAsia) (2022)
AlgaEnergy was awarded as 'Best Biostimulant Products' in Bio AgAsia 2022 for developing innovative biostimulants to combat abiotic stresses and increase crop productivity. AlgaEnergy’s Vice President for Asia-Pacific, Debabrata Sarkar, was also recognized as the 'BioAg CEO' award.
B Corp certification (2021)
In 2021, AlgaEnergy becomes the first Spanish biotechnology company to obtain the B Corp certification, after demonstrating during a long and in-depth audit process that its activity generates a positive impact on society and on the planet. AlgaEnergy has proven to comply with rigorous quality standards related to governance, the human team, its clients, the environment, the organization's atmosphere and the community.
Award ‘Best Pitch’ in the ‘EIC Investor Day - EU Green Deal’ (2020)
AlgaEnergy has been distinguished with the recognition of the "Best Pitch" in the event 'EIC Investor Day focused on EU Green Deal', organized by the European Commission, in the category of Climate Change, Resource Efficiencies and Agri-food Technology.
Environmental Award 2020 - Government of Andalusia (2020)
AlgaEnergy was given the Environmental Award 2020 by the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries and Sustainable Development of the Regional Government of Andalusia, in the category of Circular Economy. With this award, the Regional Government distinguishes people, companies and entities that, over the last year, have notably stood out in the conservation, protection and spreading of the environmental values of Andalusia in various disciplines.
'The Product of Great Potential' Award (2020)
AlgaEnergy received "The Product of Great Potential" award for its plant biostimulant products at the Special Fertilizer Expo in Nanning, China, on June 20, 2020.
"BlueInvest - People’s Choice" Award (2020)
The award ceremony took place within the framework of the prestigious BlueInvest Day event, organized by the European Commission, and delivered by Virginijus Sinkevicius, Commissioner for the Environment, Oceans and Fisheries of the European Commission.
CEPYME Award for Technological Innovation (2019)
The Spanish Confederation of Small and Medium Enterprises (CEPYME) has granted AlgaEnergy the 2018 CEPYME Award in the category of Technological Innovation. The President of AlgaEnergy, Augusto Rodriguez-Villa, received the prize from the Minister of Economy and Business of the Government of Spain, Nadia Calviño.
Award for Technology Leadership by Agriculture Today (2019)
AlgaEnergy’s wholly owned subsidiary in India, MicroAlgae Solutions India Pvt. Ltd., (MASI) won the prestigious Technology Leadership Award for 2019 presented by the Minister of Agriculture of India, the Honorable Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, on behalf of Agriculture Today India. This recognition of the unique natural and organic technologies created by AlgaEnergy and developed for the India market by MASI highlights the success that AlgaEnergy has had in other markets with its best-in-class crop nutrition products.
Award for Innovation CEIM Awards - Finalist (2018)
The Spanish Confederation of Enterprises of Madrid (CEIM) selected AlgaEnergy as Finalist in the Category of Innovation. The awards delivery took place at the Florida Retiro in Madrid in a ceremony chaired by the President of Madrid, Mr. Ángel Garrido.
Award for Business Innovation Agroexpo (2018)
AlgaEnergy was distinguished with the “Award for Business Innovation” granted by a jury of experts selected by the organization of the event Agroexpo, a trade fair held in Badajoz (Spain). AlgaEnergy was honored for its range of agricultural biostimulant based on microalgae, AgriAlgae® Premium. Carlos Rodríguez-Villa and Carmela Pérez, General Manager and Business Development Manager of AlgaEnergy, respectively, collected the award presented by the President of Extremadura, Mr. Guillermo Fernández Vara.
Award for Innovation Macfrut (2018)
AlgaEnergy was presented with the "Award for Innovation Macfrut 2018" bestowed by a jury of experts selected by the organization of the event Macfrut, a trade fair held in Rimini (Italy). AlgaEnergy was honored for its range of agricultural biostimulants based on microalgae, AgriAlgae®. The award was collected by Miguel Rodríguez-Villa and Giuseppe Castellani, Expansion Manager of AlgaEnergy and Country Manager of AgriAlgae® in Italy, respectively.
Award for Biotechnology Research and Innovation Expoquimia (2017)
AlgaEnergy was recognized with the “Award for Biotechnology Research and Innovation” granted by the organization of the event Expoquimia, a triennial Fair held in Barcelona that gathers the main players in sectors such as biotechnology, chemical and industrial engineering, among others. AlgaEnergy was awarded for its agricultural biostimulant based on microalgae AgriAlgae®.
Award for Environmental Sustainability and Ecological Production (2017)
The organization of the event Infoagro Exhibition granted, by unanimous decision, the Award for Environmental Sustainability and Ecological Production to AlgaEnergy, both for its business trajectory and for its range of AgriAlgae® biostimulants. Present among invited authorities was María del Carmen Ortiz Díaz, Minister of Agriculture of the Regional Government of Andalusia.
European Environment Award - Section Spain (2016)
The Biodiversity Foundation, dependent on MAGRAMA, presented AlgaEnergy with the prestigious European Environment Award - Spain Section, 2015-2016. This is a biannual recognition of major importance in Europe. Through this designation, AlgaEnergy became the Spanish representative before the European Commission in the 2016-2017 edition.
"Research Promotion Award" from the University of Almeria (2014)
The Social Council of University of Almeria awarded AlgaEnergy the Honorary Award of the "Social Council of University of Almeria for Supporting Society-University Research" (9th Edition, 2014), in the category of "Companies and institutions that distinguish themselves especially for their research activities".
XIII Sustainability and Environment Awards (2013)
AlgaEnergy won the “XIII Sustainability & Environment Award”, which was presented by the Minister of Agriculture, Nutrition and Environment.
Ten Best Ideas to Save the Nature Award (2012)
For the sixth consecutive year, the ecologist magazine RedLife, in a poll of almost 6,000 voters-readers and a jury of expert biologists, scientists, journalists and businessmen, named the CO2ALGAEFIX project, led by AlgaEnergy in Arcos de la Frontera (Cadiz) as one of the Ten Best Ideas to Save Nature.
Madrid+d Award of the Community of Madrid (2009)
In 2009 madri+d awarded AlgaEnergy for the Best Technology-Based Business Plan.
One of the World’s Best Employers for 2020 (2020)
Seal ‘Solar Impulse - Efficient Solutions’ (2019)
The range of microalgae-based biostimulants AgriAlgae® has been distinguished with this international certificate, having demonstrated to the group of evaluating experts its sustainability and the economic profitability it provides to the farmer.
Seal of Innovative SME (2019)
Seal of Innovative SME by the Ministry of Economy & Competitiveness
CEIM Award (2018)
Award for Innovation CEIM (2018) - Finalist
European Business Awards (2018)
Finalist in the category of Innovation
Finalist in the Innovation category
Horizon 2020 (2017)
AlgaEnergy was selected by the European Commission as one of the companies with the greatest growth potential in Europe
Seal of Excellence (2016)
Seal of Excellence by the European Commission
One of the 25 most innovative CleanTech companies in the world
Premio Europe (2016)
European Business Award for the Environment
One of the three most remarkable and innovative R&D initiatives of the year in Spain (2013)
The President of AlgaEnergy, Augusto Rodriguez-Villa, received the 2021 CEPYME Award in the category of Development Award from the Second Vice President of the Government and Minister of Labor and Social Economy, Yolanda Díaz.
Augusto Rodríguez-Villa, President of AlgaEnergy, and Paloma Martín, Minister for the Environment, Housing and Agriculture of the Community of Madrid, during the delivery of the Expansion Award for the Transformation towards a Sustainable Economy 2022.
María Segura, Deputy General Manager of AlgaEnergy, and Carmen Crespo, Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Rural Development of the Regional Government of Andalusia, during the delivery of the Environmental Award 2020.
Carlos Rodríguez-Villa, General Manager of AlgaEnergy, during the presentation of the AseBio 2019 Report, an event attended by the Minister of Science and Innovation, Pedro Duque.
Carlos Rodríguez-Villa, General Manager of AlgaEnergy, was in charge of collecting the BlueInvest - ‘People’s Choice’ Award from Virginijus Sinkevicius, Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries of the European Commission
The President of AlgaEnergy, Augusto Rodriguez-Villa, received the 2019 CEPYME Award in the category of Technological Innovation from the Minister of Economy and Business of the Government of Spain in office, Nadia Calviño
Carmela Pérez Calleja, Director of Business Development of AlgaEnergy, with the Minister of Agriculture (2018), Luis Planas, during the opening of Fruit Attraction 2018
Carmela Pérez Calleja, Director of Business Development of AlgaEnergy, with S.M. King Don Felipe VI during the ceremony of the European Environment Awards (2018)
Augusto Rodríguez-Villa, President of AlgaEnergy, with the Minister of Science, Innovation and Universities (2018), Pedro Duque
Carlos Rodríguez-Villa, General Manager of AlgaEnergy, with S.M. King Don Felipe VI (2018)
María Segura, Technical Director and Deputy General Director of AlgaEnergy, during the delivery of the CEIM Awards (2018).
Augusto Rodríguez-Villa and Carlos Rodríguez-Villa, President and General Manager of AlgaEnergy, respectively, with the President of the Government of Spain (2017), Mariano Rajoy.
Carmela Pérez Calleja and José María Gregorio, Director of Business Development and Manager of R&D Projects at AlgaEnergy, respectively, with Carmen Vela, Secretary of State for Research, Development and Innovation, collecting the Award for Biotechnology Research and Innovation Expoquimia (2017)
María Segura, Technical Director and Deputy General Manager of AlgaEnergy, during the ceremony of the Environmental Sustainability and Ecological Production Awards (2017)
AlgaEnergy receives the Sustainability and Environment Award from the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Environment (2013), Miguel Arias Cañete.
The President of AlgaEnergy, Augusto Rodríguez-Villa, with the President of Iberia, the President of AENA and the Secretary of State for Transportation, during the presentation to media of the PTEM