Bioenergy for the Region - coordinated by Research and Innovation Centre Pro-Akademia (CENTRUM BADAN I INNOWACJI PRO-AKADEMIA)

Poland: Łódzkie
Max Kochanski
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Overview

About us

Cluster 'Bioenergy for the Region' is a co-operation platform of companies, research institutions, local administration and business support institutions. The main aim of our co-operation is sustainable energy development in Central Poland. In the context of climate change we promote innovative solutions in renewable power engineering in local and regional dimensions.

Cluster aims to achieve its purposes through:

  1. complex solution of issues concerning the regulation of the biomass market in Central Poland, in particular the methods of collection, processing and use as a RES;
  2. integration of members of the Cluster - businesses, researchers and local authorities in order to increase the share of solar and wind energy in the energy balance of the region;
  3. educational and information activities, promoting the use of renewable energy and energy efficiency.
Established - 20 April 2007
Staff in the management team - 6-10

Cluster composition

  • 84
    Cluster Members
  • 53
    SME's
  • 0
    Number of start-ups among SME's
  • 8
    Large Companies
  • 9
    Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
  • 0
    Number of civil society members
  • 14
    Other Ecosystem Actors

'Bioenergy for the Region' Cluster is a co-operation platform of over 80 companies, research institutions, local administration and business support institutions. The main aim of the cluster is sustainable energy development in Central Poland. In the context of climate change the cluster promotes innovative solutions in renewable energy sources (RES) in local and regional dimensions. In 2012, ‘Bioenergy for the Region’ Cluster was recognised by the Polish Agency for Enterprise Development as a cluster of supra-regional importance for the Polish economy.

Cluster members are for example Veolia Lodz, Polish Energy Group, Technical University of Lodz, University of Lodz, Lodz Regional Science and Technology Park and many other institutions working together for sustainable energy development in Central Poland.

Legal form of the cluster organisation
No Legal Form
Languages spoken
English Polish
Other label
Innovation leader

Management team

Ewa Kochanska
Cluster Manager
Aleksander Kochanski
Cluster Manager

Sectorial and industrial focus

Sectoral industries
Sectoral Industries (NACE 4 digit)
Cross-sectoral industries
Creative Industries
Industrial Alliances and Ecosystems
Technology fields
S3 EU priority areas

Services

Support services provided

Other (please specify)

Further information

Innovation Centre, accredited by Polish Ministry of Development for provision of innovation support services within Operational Programme Intelligent Development

Cooperation activities

International cooperation

Targeted countries

Brazil
Mexico

Transnational cooperation

Targeted countries

Czech Republic
Germany
Italy
Sweden

Transnational support activites

Participation at missions/events/study visits/fairs

International support activites

Support to collaborative activities/etc.

Membership in cluster networks, meta clusters and national associations of clusters

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