PVAccelerator: Photovoltaic Digitalisation Accelerator for Spain and Portugal

PVAccelerator aims at the development of a 100% online and digital solution to accelerate the Photovoltaic self-consumption adoption in Spain, Portugal and in a second stage across Europe.


PVAccelerator’s expectation from the acceleration programme is to:

Analyze, validate and develop a business model case for the Portuguese market, in order to improve the quality of the digital tool.



ieco is a Spanish start-up willing to push forward the photovoltaic development in Europe. It develops and distributes ieco.io, an online tool to perform precise simulations and generate compelling proposals for PV projects stakeholders: citizens, installers, engineering companies or hardware manufacturers.

Url: https://ieco.io/

Social Media:
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/ieco
twitter @ieco_io

Rda Climate Solutions

RdA Climate Solutions is an advisory boutique specialised in climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies. Our team includes world-class experts in climate change, energy transition and sustainable finance supported by relevant international experience. With a deep market knowledge and track record, we partner with our clients providing critical integrated and independent solutions to address their business challenges, helping them to prosper with low-carbon and climate resilient solutions. Among others, RdA is a partner of the Smart Cities Marketplace and the European Island Secretariat of the European Commission. In the past years RdA developed, with the support of two Horizon 2020 grants, the Investor Confidence Project (ICP) Europe delivering tools and programmes to increase the bankability of energy efficiency projects and more recently, RdA was awarded with another two Horizon 2020 grants where RdA will support the setting up of innovative business models and finance schemes.

Url: https://www.rda.pt

Social Media:
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/company/rda—climate-solutions/

Meet the team

Clara Casas Castedo

Sub-project coordinator – Business and software development

Senior software developer and team leader who has more than 6 years of experience in the embedded software automotive industry. During last year, she co-founded ieco where she worked with software development and also on the start-up business development.

Miguel Sánchez de León Peque

Business and software development

Senior data scientist and team leader who has more than 6 years of experience in the financial industry. He has applied his artificial intelligence skills to develop deep learning networks for automated trading and automatic product recommendations for end customers. During last year, he co-founded ieco, where he worked in the simulator and data analysis as well as the start-up business development.

Jorge Rodrigues de Almeida

Consultancy, product validation and business review

Founder and managing partner of RdA Climate Solutions, is a leading adviser on sustainable energy who has been working for 16+ years at European level for governments and major industries. He has been responsible for several national and international projects. Jorge is experienced and specialised in several topics, such as training materials, pedagogic programmes, certification schemes, etc.

Leandro Vazi

Consultancy, product validation and business review

PhD in Marine Science, Technology and Management with more than 10 years of experience in research focused on sustainability and climate change. He is currently part of the RdA team, being involved in sustainable finance and circular economy projects.