Industry services and innovation

MARINE AND FOOD PROCESSING TECH

Having a unique geological position, in the middle of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, Iceland possesses special conditions needed to generate geothermal energy. The country has a high degree of volcanism and Icelandic specialists have through the years built up expertise in utilizing geothermal energy in a responsible way. This has enabled Iceland to become the world leader in the production of this eco-friendly, sustainable and renewable power. READ MORE

GREEN TECHNOLOGY  – CLEANTECH

Iceland is in a unique position when it comes to green technology. The country is richer in hot springs and high-temperature activity than any other in the world. Most of the vegetation and agricultural areas are in the lowlands close to the coastline and the North Atlantic Ocean is a source of food and valuable minerals. The sea route bypassing Iceland is a vast highway for commerce. READ MORE

INFORMATION & COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY

Iceland is a small and highly integrated society with consumers who are quick to adapt to new technologies. The progressive and peaceful population lives in harmony with the forces of nature. Geothermal energy and glacial rivers provide efficient green energy and at the same time the nature and landscape provide a continuous creative inspiration. READ MORE

HEALTH AND BIOTECHNOLOGY IN ICELAND

- Purity and sustainability is all-important
Iceland sits astride the middle of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge—a 10,000-mile (16,000-km) crack in the ocean floor caused by the separation of the North American and Eurasian tectonic plates. Geothermal energy and glacial rivers provide efficient green energy end access to clean water is virtually unlimited. These conditions enable Iceland to produce unpolluted products and open new possibilities, including in health and biotechnology, where purity and sustainability is all-important. READ MORE

INDUSTRY SERVICES AND INNOVATION ICELAND (pdf) 


For more information contact:
Gunnhildur Ásta Guðmundsdóttir, manager at Manufacturing, ICT & Services/ Export Consultancy & Competence at Promote Iceland – gunnhildur@promoteiceland.is    
  

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