Alto: a Moroccan start-up at full steam

Producing energy by converting heat into steam, it is the innovative method developed by the company Alto Solutions –portrait of a young company moving ahead at full steam.

Since 2012, the Moroccan Mehdi Berrada, founder and CEO of Alto Solutions, has developed and marketed solar thermal power plants.

A graduate of the National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA) in Strasbourg and Compiègne Technology University (UTC), the engineer passed by Veolia and the Dutch company Lenntech specialized in the treatment and purification water. Enriched by this journey, he launched his own project that took a year to start not having initial capital.


[Full French article here | Photo by Tom Hodgkinson]

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