INES is today the reference center in France, and one of the first in Europe, dedicated to research , innovation and training on solar energy. Initiated by the General Council of Savoie and the Rhône-Alpes Region, it brings together the teams of the CEA and the University of Savoie. INES now has 400 employees on a 22,000 m² site with the best equipment .
22,000 m² of laboratories, offices and training rooms
1000 trained professionals each year
400 researchers and technicians
200 industrial partners
85 patents filed per year
Presentation brochure of INES activities