Avenida 24 de Julho 12
Misericórdia, Lisboa
[ 38.72780500, -9.14145700 ]


Founded by

  • Gonçalo Costa Martins
  • Margarida Soromenho
hybrid solar drying technology designed to dehidrate food and agribusiness products

About the company

BLACK.BLOCK® is the trade name for a hybrid solar drying technology, designed to dehydrate food and agribusiness products, winner of the EDP Inovation Award and finalist of KIK InnoEnergy and CA Inovation Award. BLACK.BLOCK® inovative system is the most energy-efficient food drying solution, saving up to 80% energy costs, and also the most environmentally friendly solution, reducing up to 70% CO2 emissions.


  • 2015
  • 80
    % energy saving
  • 70
    % CO2 emissions red
  • 20
    units operating