Clean, Clever & Competitive - Commercialization of Nordic know-how

Publiceret 01-06-2006

Nordic Innovation Centre is launching Environmental Technology as a new focus area.

Nordic Innovation Centre is launching Environmental Technology as a new focus area

In this initiative Nordic Innovation Centre is going to spend approx. NOK 10 millions (1,2 million Euros) in new constellations and cooperation platforms within Nordic Environmental Technology.

Nordic Innovation Centre invites actors, industry and industry organisations, researchers and research institutes, authorities and others in the Nordic and Baltic countries to submit project proposals.

Four to six projects with focus on innovation and commercialization of Nordic integrated environmental technology solutions will be financed.

Deadline

The call for project proposals is open to June 16, 2006.

DOWNLOAD the Call for Proposal at: www.nordicinnovation.net (Environmental Technology)

For further information please contact:

Sigridur Thormodsdottir

Senior advisor

+47 915 76 577

Environmental technologies

Any technology, that either directly or indirectly improves the environment. It includes technologies for limiting pollution with the held of cleaning, more environmentally friendly products and production processes, more efficient energy and ressource management as well as technological systems that reduce the environmental impact.

Examples include e.g. technology flue gas cleaning, wind turbines, water treatment, enzymes for animal feed and washing powder, biofuel production, energy-efficient pumps and substitution of chemicals with more environmentally friendly solutions.