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LNEG

The National Laboratory of Energy and Geology (LNEG) carries out research, testing and technological development related activities mainly in the areas of Energy and Geology.

The National Laboratory of Energy and Geology (LNEG) carries out research, testing and technological development related activities mainly in the areas of Energy and Geology. LNEG includes the competences of the Geological Survey of Portugal, established in 1851. This research institution advises government agencies, local authorities and private enterprises. Key areas include: Bio Energy, Wind Energy, Solar Energy, Zero Energy buildings and CO2 Capture and Storage. Our mission also includes the promotion of technological innovation focused on science and technology, aiming to raise private sector companies’ competitiveness within a framework of sustainable economic progress.

LNEG leads the dialogue in Portugal.