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Abengoa, confirmed again as member of the socially responsible investments index FTSE4Good IBEX

June 15, 2009

Seville, June 15th 2009. FTSE Group has maintained Abengoa as FTSE4Good IBEX member, indicator of socially responsible investments, in 2009 revision.

FTSE4Good IBEX is the responsible investment index managed by the global supplier indexes FTSE Good (Financial Times Stock Exchange) in coordination with Bolsas y Mercados Españoles (BME). Abengoa is member of FTSE4Good IBEX index, made of companies quoted in the Spanish stock market, since September 2008.

FTSE4Good index family is an important reference for worldwide investors who consider those companies working to achieve social responsibility, economic and environmental criteria when managing their business. Abengoa inclusion and continuous permanence in FTSE4Good IBEX index displays that the policies carried out by the company can fulfil the exigent criteria established by FTSE Group in this field. In this sense, the company has elaborated a Director Plan of Corporate Social Responsibility including strategic actions that will enable Abengoa to develop distinguishing capacities within a setting of innovation and sustainable development, by anticipating new business challenges related with sustainability.

Likewise, Abengoa has established a Reporting System that, in an annual base and in an efficient manner, will offer the company reliable group consolidated information related to relevant quantitative indicators in terms of corporate social responsibility, in order to be managed correctly and be included in CSR memory.

Furthermore, Abengoa is currently developing an Environmental Sustainability Indicator System that will contribute to improve the company's business management, by allowing to measure and compare the sustainability of the activities and to establish future improvement targets.

The combination of these initiatives has contributed Abengoa be included in FTSE4Good IBEX sustainability index and the Company be participant of Carbon Disclosure Project, a project collecting the measurement and publication of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, and the information about strategies to face up to risks and opportunities associated to the climate change.

Abengoa is a technological company applying innovative solutions for a sustainable development in infrastructure, environment and energy sector. It quotes on the Stock Exchange with a capitalisation of 1,591.36 millions of euros (15/06/09) and is present in more than seventy countries, operating with five Business Groups: Abengoa Solar, Abengoa Bioenergy, Environmental Services, Information Technology and Industrial Engineering and Construction (www.abengoa.com)

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